WNBA-NYC | Volunteer Opportunity

Call For New Board Members

The Women’s National Book Association (WNBA) supports “women in the book industry through literary events, networking, literacy projects, workshops, open mic nights, book clubs, and many other entertaining programs throughout the season.” Its NYC chapter recently posted a great way to get involved if you are a member (you can join here for $50 or  $20 if you are a student). Continue reading “WNBA-NYC | Volunteer Opportunity”

The Power of Collaboration: The M.S. in Publishing Program and the Women’s National Book Association

In this article featured on Pace University‘s website, Professor Jane Kinney-Denning discusses the power of collaboration. Professor Denning is the M.S. in Publishing program’s Executive Director of Internships and Corporate Outreach, while also serving as the Women’s Nation Book Association‘s National President since 2016. Holding both positions, she has been able to provide an opportunity for collaboration between the M.S. in Publishing program and the WNBA. Students are encouraged to become WNBA-NYC members and attend WNBA events, in order to network and learn more about the publishing industry.

To read more about Professor Denning and her opinion about the power of collaboration, click here.

Event | WNBA-NYC Reading Group

Lisa See | The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane

When: July 14, 2018 @ 11am–1pm
Where: Marlton Hotel, 5 W 8th St, New York, NY, 10011
Cost: Free for Members (Membership for students is $20/year)

The Women’s National Book Association (WNBA) supports “women in the book industry through literary events, networking, literacy projects, workshops, open mic nights, book clubs, and many other entertaining programs throughout the season.” If you are a student, you can become a WNBA member for $20, which consists of women and men who want to serve the book community by promoting literacy. This is a great way to network with fellow book lovers and learn what is going on in the book industry. Continue reading “Event | WNBA-NYC Reading Group”

Quote of the Week | Rita Dove

The New York Times Magazine recently named Rita Dove as its new poetry editor, succeeding current poetry editor Terrance Hayes in July 2018. Since editor Jake Silverstein created the poetry editor position in 2014, three poets have held the position with Dove coming in as the fourth. Continue reading “Quote of the Week | Rita Dove”

Jobs & Internships | Where to Search

It’s the beginning of summer and the perfect time to be searching for a job or an internship. This week, instead of listing available jobs and internships within the publishing industry, we thought it would be helpful to show you some of our favorite websites to go to for daily job listings. Continue reading “Jobs & Internships | Where to Search”