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YPG Holds Sixth College & University Outreach Training

YPG Holds Sixth College & University Outreach Training
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On Tuesday, October 21, 2014 from 6:30-7:30pm at the AAP New York offices (71 Fifth Avenue, second floor), eleven YPG members from nine different houses attended the sixth official YPG College & University Outreach training. The session was led by Carolyn Zimatore, Senior Manager, Talent Acquisitions at HarperCollins and was an effort to train...
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YPG Cares Partners with PS 64Q for New York Cares Day 2014

YPG Cares Partners with PS 64Q for New York Cares Day 2014
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On Saturday, October 18, 2014, seven YPG Cares members from a variety of AAP member publishing houses banded together for New York Cares Day Fall 2014 to serve PS 65Q: The Raymond York Elementary School in the Ozone Park neighborhood in Queens. In addition to greeting local schoolchildren and playing math games as a...
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YPG August BBL: A Crash Course in Crash Publishing

YPG August BBL: A Crash Course in Crash Publishing
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Traditional book publishing. It’s tried and true, which means that there’s all the time in the world to get a book ready for its perfect launch into the world, right? WRONG. As media consumers are becoming more and more accustomed to “binge-ing” on their favorite things (a la Netflix), publishing is picking up the pace! Series,...
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YPG Book-to-Film Club: The Virgin Suicides

YPG Book-to-Film Club: The Virgin Suicides
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  Thanks to those of you who joined us for our last film club viewing and discussion of ON THE ROAD. Our next YPG Book to Film Club selection is THE VIRGIN SUICIDES by Jeffrey Eugenides (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1993). Eugenides’s chilling debut novel centers on the lives of five sisters in Grosse Pointe, Michigan during the 1970s....
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YPG Back-to-School Happy Hour with YPG Cares

YPG Back-to-School Happy Hour with YPG Cares
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Summer Fridays are almost done, and the wonderful days of Fall are in our sights.  We’re talking sweater weather, fluffy scarves, and that crispness in the air that awakens your senses and gets you excited about doing something besides planting you caboose in front of your window A/C unit.  It also happens to be...
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YPG Helps Center for Fiction

YPG Helps Center for Fiction

On Saturday, May 14, 2011, YPG Cares members from several AAP member publishing houses set out to conquer a great task—to unpack and organize 10,000 books ranging from the preschool to high school age range at the Center for Fiction (CFF).
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YPG Hosts Inaugural House Party to Celebrate the National Book Awards

YPG Hosts Inaugural House Party to Celebrate the National Book Awards

On November 17, 2010, the YPG hosted its first annual House Party to celebrate the National Book Awards, and it was a huge success! Over 450 young professionals from publishing and media companies enjoyed an exclusive live feed of the awards, food, drinks, music, and an auction to benefit Literacy Partners.
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PW: AAP’s YPG Hosts NBA Party

PW: AAP’s YPG Hosts NBA Party

The Association of American Publishers’ Young to Publishing Group will host its inaugural House Party: A Celebration of the National Book Awards on November 17, as the award ceremony is taking place. AAP has partnered with the National Book Foundation to broadcast an exclusive, live feed of the awards ceremony at the party, which...
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Mediabistro’s Galleycat profiles YPG event

Mediabistro’s Galleycat profiles YPG event
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YPG hosted a brownbag lunch entitled “What the Critics Are Saying: A Discussion of Book Reviews” with an all-star book reviewer panel, including Galleycat editor Jason Boog. Boog’s writeup on Mediabistro after the event covered the main points of the panel discussion, while highlighting tips that every publicist should know about how to approach...
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Important Note

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Our goal with the YPG is to provide the best programs and publishing opportunities to our ever-expanding membership. To that end, we are asking that you renew your free membership, to provide us with your current contact information. You’ll notice two changes to our membership form: We’re asking that you list your alma mater...
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