Discounted Student Rate for Publishers Weekly Subscription!

Publishers Weekly is offering Pace University M.S. in Publishing students a special discounted rate to subscribe to their magazine. A year-long online subscription is only $19.95, or if you prefer, the print version is available for $99.00.

Publishers Weekly describes itself as the “book industry’s leading news magazine, covering every aspect of creating, producing, marketing and selling the written word in book, audio, video and electronic formats. We keep professionals and aspiring professionals informed on the important happenings in our industry through in-depth interviews with top authors and publishers, detailed reports on industry issues and trends, and over 7,000 book and media reviews each year.” It is an essential resource for book publishing professionals.

Interested students should subscribe using the link below to take advantage of this special offer!

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Internship Opportunity

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Papercutz Graphic Novels is looking for a Fall Editorial Intern to provide assistance to the Editorial department. Candidates should have an interest in comic book publishing with a strong background in creative writing and proofreading. Duties include proofreading comics lettering and scripts, organizing references for artists by navigating several online file databases, assisting in book design and production, and providing online research related to comics adaptations of literary works.


Requirements:
-This internship is unpaid. Preference will be given to applicants that can receive college or graduate school credit but credit is not required.
-Must be available 10 hours a week (2 days) to come into the Papercutz office in Manhattan. 10 week internship. (October-December)
-Able to show experience in creative writing and editing.
-A strong interest in publishing, specifically in comics writing and/or editing.
-Must be able to bring your own laptop with Internet and Word Processing abilities for use in the office

Preferred applicants will have basic computer experience with relevant programs including MS Word and email. Experience in Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator and InDesign is a plus, but not necessary for consideration.

 

About Papercutz:
Papercutz is dedicated to publishing great graphic novels for all ages. Popular with reluctant readers and gifted readers alike, Papercutz graphic novels for kids, tweens, and teens include a wide range of genres, including humor, action adventure, mystery, horror, and favorite characters. Papercutz is proud to be the only publisher exclusively dedicated to children’s graphic novels. We work every day to introduce young readers to the imaginative wonders waiting to be discovered in comics.

Send resumes and cover letters to scorzato@papercutz.com by September 19.

Internship Opportunity

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Papercutz Graphic Novels is looking for a Fall Digital Media Intern to provide assistance to the Marketing department. Candidates should have an interest in comic book publishing with a strong background in graphic design and digital marketing. Duties and projects for the summer will include creating digital previews of Papercutz titles, creating graphics for marketing use, assistance with social media campaigns and building and maintenance of Papercutz websites.


Requirements:
-This internship is unpaid. Preference will be given to applicants that can receive college or graduate school credit but credit is not required.
-Must be available 10 hours a week (2 days) to come into the Papercutz office in Manhattan. 10 week internship. (October-December)
-Able to show experience in graphic design.
-A strong interest in publishing and marketing, specifically in comics.
-Must be able to bring your own laptop with Internet and Word Processing abilities for use in the office

Preferred applicants will have basic computer experience with relevant programs including MS Word, email and photo editing software. Preferred applicants will also have experience with online programs such as WordPress, Mailchimp, and various social media platforms.

-Experience using Acrobat Pro, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and with HTML and CSS is a plus, but not necessary for consideration.

 

About Papercutz:
Papercutz is dedicated to publishing great graphic novels for all ages. Popular with reluctant readers and gifted readers alike, Papercutz graphic novels for kids, tweens, and teens include a wide range of genres, including humor, action adventure, mystery, horror, and favorite characters. Papercutz is proud to be the only publisher exclusively dedicated to children’s graphic novels. We work every day to introduce young readers to the imaginative wonders waiting to be discovered in comics.

Send resumes and cover letters and samples of your work to scorzato@papercutz.com by September 19. Applications without samples will not be considered.

WNBA-NYC Chapter Networking Party

WNBA NYC Chapter

When: Wednesday, September 10, 6:00-8:00 pm

Where: Upper East Side Location (address given upon RSVP)

TO RSVP: Please contact Professor Denning at jdenning@pace.edu

The WNBA-NYC Fall Kick-Off & Networking Party  is an opportunity for us to get reacquainted, learn about upcoming programs, and bring along friends interested in joining the association.

STUDENT MEMBERSHIP ONLY $20.00.  Click here to join.

We’ll have tasty light food, wine and other beverages. And as a special treat for current and renewed members we will be raffling off very beautiful coffee table books, select novels, and a few other prizes at the end of the evening.

The chapter is once again performing a community service project of a Book Drive for the Kids Research Center. We are collecting children’s new and gently used books at our Fall events to this non-profit NYC charity that focuses on children’s literacy. Our 2013-14 drive brought over 500 books to KRC. Please bring one or more children’s or YA books to donate and help make this drive a success!

We look forward to seeing you on the 10th! Be sure to check out our event calendar (WNBA-NYC Program Flyer BBF (2)) to see some of the things ahead for 2014-15!

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