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”
Kelly Barnhill | Dreadful Young Ladies
When: March 7, 2018 @ 7:30pm
Where: Greenlight Bookstore, 632 Flatbush Avenue (at Fenimore), Brooklyn, NY, 11225
Kelly Barnhill is a World Fantasy Award and Newbery Medal winner. Hosted by Greenlight Bookstore in Brooklyn, she will be presenting her newest collection of short fiction, Dreadful Young Ladies (which include witches, pirates, evil stepmothers, and invisible girls). The stories in Dreadful Young Ladies “feature bold, reality-bending fantasy underscored by rich universal themes of love, death, jealousy, and hope.” Barnhill will present and read from her new short story collection, followed by a signing and Q&A. Continue reading “Around Town | March 6th – 12th”
A Great Book Event!
Pace MS in Publishing students are invited to attend the NYC-Chapter of the Women’s National Book Association http://wnba-nyc.org/ National Reading Group Month http://www.nationalreadinggroupmonth.org/ event which will take place on Thursday, October 22nd at the General Society of Mechanics and Tradesman (right around the corner from the publishing offices)
Student memberships are only $20.00 (register here: http://wnba-nyc.org/membership-2-2/ ).
Being a member of the WNBA is great way to get involved in the larger publishing community, to network and to volunteer. We hope to see many of you at this or one of our upcoming events.