NYU Bookstore to Host NBCC’s “Secrets of Publishing Panel,” Featuring Top Editors and Agents, Moderated by Susan Shapiro—June 22


The NYU Bookstore will host the National Book Critics Circle’s “Secrets of Publishing” panel, a discussion on how to break into the publishing world, featuring authors, agents, and editors on Wednesday, June 22, 6:30-8:30 p.m., at its 726 Broadway location.

NYU Bookstore to Host NBCC’s “Secrets of Publishing Panel,” Featuring Top Editors and Agents—June 22
The NYU Bookstore will host the National Book Critics Circle’s “Secrets of Publishing” panel, a discussion on how to break into the publishing world, featuring authors, agents, and editors on Wednesday, June 22, 6:30-8:30 p.m., at its 726 Broadway location. This panel of expert Manhattan authors, critics, editors and agents, moderated by writing professor and Overexposed author Susan Shapiro, will spill all their secrets.

The New York University Bookstore will host the National Book Critics Circle’s “Secrets of Publishing” panel, a discussion on how to break into the publishing world, featuring authors, agents, and editors on Wednesday, June 22, 6:30-8:30 p.m., at its 726 Broadway location (between Astor Place & Washington Place).

The event is free and open to the public. Admission is on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information, call 212.998.4667 or go to www.bookstores.nyu.edu. Subways: N, R (8th Street); 6 (Astor Place).

Are e-books taking over the literary landscape?  Is it still possible to make a living selling, writing or reviewing books? Can a novice break into the field? Is it easier to publish a memoir, biography, novel or young adult book these days? Do I have to write the whole manuscript or a proposal? How do I meet the right editors and agents who’ll give me a chance? This panel of expert Manhattan authors, critics, editors and agents, moderated by writing professor and Overexposed author Susan Shapiro, will spill all their secrets.

Other panelists include: New York Times Book Review editor Sam Tanenhaus; agents Betsy Lerner and Julie Just; O Magazine book editor Sara Nelson; Brooklyn Rail book editor John Reed; author David Goodwillie, and Scribner’s editor Paul Whitlach. 

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