Marketing manager Bryan Kinney has his calendar for Publishers Weekly filled with events for the next month. You are welcome to join us wherever we are!
The Society of Illustrators is honoring Publishers Weekly’s own Calvin Reid in the first annual Friday, November 8, 2013, 6:30 – 8:30 P.M. The event is free and open to the public; light refreshments will be served. For more information and to RSVP, visit Togather.
Welcome to Santa Fe! Two fabulous conferences are scheduled for later this week, November 7 – 9, 2013, in the Land of Enchantment. Publishers Weekly editors Jim Milliot and Rachel Deahl, as well as sales rep Tory Abel will be out and about.
• PubWest, “dedicated to the success of small- and medium-sized publishers,” hosts a lively three-day conference at the La Fonda Hotel, November 7-9, 2013.
• The Tony Hillerman Writers’ Conference is hosted a few minutes’ walk from PubWest at the Hilton Santa Fe Historic Plaza. November 7 – 9, 2013.
If you or your colleagues plan to attend the American Society of Journalists and Authors (ASJA) Content Connections conference on November 7 – 8, 2013, in Chicago, be sure to pick up a copy of Publishers Weekly!
Self-Publishing Book Expo (SPBE). The show runs from 9 A.M. – 5 P.M., Saturday, November 9, 2013, at the Hotel Pennsylvania, 401 Seventh Avenue at 33rd Street, New York, NY. Come visit Publishers Weekly’s booth, and find PW Select editor Adam Boretz on “The Value of Book Reviews” panel.
Be sure to pick up a copy of PW at the American Academy of Religion and Society of Biblical Literature annual meeting in Baltimore, November 23 – 26, 2013. Find out more information about AAR/SBL.
Meet sales rep Tory Abel and PW correspondent Leylha Ahuile in Mexico at the 27th annual Guadalajara International Book Fair/FIL. Tory and Leylha can be found at the Combined Book Exhibit booth from November 30 – December 4, 2013. Publishers Weekly has sent a bonus distribution of 5,000 copies of the October 21, 2013 issue to the fair; this is the issue with the Spanish-language supplement included.
Looking forward to January, here’s where Publishers Weekly will be:
• ALA Midwinter – Philadelphia, January 24 – 28, 2014
• ABA Winter Institute 9 – January 21-24, 2014
Do you know of events Publishers Weekly should be attending? Let us know!
Till next time, have fun!