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0 Wed, 27 Jan 2021

Readers' Advisory Year in Review

Online And after what we've all been through, it is clear that this annual assessment has never been more necessary. Join noted readers' advisory expert, Becky Spratford as she walks you through the highlights... Education & Training Entertainment & Media
0 Mon, 25 - Sat, 30 Jan 2021

National Cowboy Poetry Gathering

Elko, USA National Cowboy Poetry Gathering will be encouraging western poets, songwriters, artists and artisans to bring new stories from the West to light. We want to explore how to Keep The West Wild break out... Music & Sound Entertainment & Media 42 following 4.7
0 Thu, 28 - Sat, 30 Jan 2021 mid

Mid Atlantic Congress

Washington DC, USA Forming Catholic Leaders for Faith-Filled Service Business Services Books & Publishing 23 following 5.0
0 Wed, 10 Feb 2021

Rare Books and Special Collections: Adapting to a Global Pandemic

Online The IFLA Rare Books and Special Collections Section is offering a panel discussion on the different experiences, plans, and lessons learned about providing services and continuing operations during a pandemic.... Education & Training 1 following
0 Wed, 17 Feb 2021

PCI Webinar: best Children's Books of - Two Hour Special

Online PCI Webinar: best Children's Books of - Two Hour Special is a platform where Jill Burket Ragase and Amy Schardein will present there must have/favorite board book, picture book, and nonfiction titles,... Education & Training
0 Thu, 18 Feb 2021

Queer Poetry Reading Group: You're The Most Beautiful Thing That Happened

Online The LGBT Library at Bradbury-Sullivan LGBT Community Center presents the February discussion of the Queer Poetry Reading Group, featuring You're The Most Beautiful Thing That Happened by Arisa White,... Education & Training 1 following
0 Thu, 18 - Sun, 21 Feb 2021 coa

Coastal Magic Convention

Daytona Beach, USA Coastal Magic is a beachside reader weekend that celebrates the magic of stories and storytellers.Our goal is to bring authors, bloggers, and readers together for a casual weekend of bookish shenanigans.With... Books & Publishing Entertainment & Media 15 following 4.5
0 Thu, 25 Feb 2021

Books Make Great Company: Why We Read in an Age of Social Media

Online The death of the book and the decline of literary reading have been threatened for over two decades now. How can the humble novel compete with the latest social media apps to capture our attention and... Education & Training
0 Fri, 26 - Sun, 28 Feb 2021 pen

Pensacola Comic Convention (Pensacola Comic Con)

Pensacola, USA The Pensacola Comic Convention will feature Fans of Science Fiction, Horror, Fantasy, Gaming, Anime, Costuming, Fandom, Indie Films, Artists, Celebrity Guests, Comic Books, Video Gaming, Pop Culture, Voice... Consumer Fair Books & Publishing Entertainment & Media 54 following 4.2
0 Sun, 28 Feb - Wed, 03 Mar 2021

Advanced Course in Journal Publishing

Singapore Advanced Course in Journal Publishing provides intensive training across all of the publishing operations and roles in STM, social science, and humanities. It will cover areas like e-journals, e-Books,... Education & Training 13 following
0 Fri, 05 - Sun, 07 Mar 2021

International Board on Books for Young People Regional Conference (IBBY)

Nashville, USA IBBY aims to promote international understanding through children's books to give children everywhere the opportunity to have access to books with high literary and artistic standards to encourage the... Education & Training 1 following
0 Wed, 24 - Fri, 26 Mar 2021

Digiday Publishing Summit

Vail, USA The Digiday Publishing Summit conference will take a closer look at the steps agencies are taking to achieve the right balance, from internal structure to driving innovation and creativity across the board... Packing & Packaging Print & Printing 51 following 5.0
0 Sat, 17 - Thu, 22 Apr 2021 the

The Belize Writers' Conference (BWC)

Hopkins, Belize Vacation with Literary Agents! Education & Training Books & Publishing 34 following
0 Sat, 24 Apr 2021

Self Publishing Conference (SPC)

Leicester, UK Self Publishing Conference is the UK's only dedicated self-publishing event, offering authors a chance to find out about a wide range of publishing options, to hear from and question those who work within... Print & Printing Business Services Startups & Entrepreneurship 37 following 3.3
0 Mon, 10 - Fri, 14 May 2021

Library Publishing Forum

Online The Library Publishing Forum is an annual conference bringing together representatives from libraries engaged in (or considering) publishing initiatives to define and address major questions and challenges;... Education & Training
0 Thu, 13 - Sat, 15 May 2021

Fiction Readers Summit

Grand Rapids, USA The Fiction Readers Summit exists to connect readers with authors, books, and fellow believers. We hope these three days are filled with inspiration, connection, and an even longer to-be-read list. Please... Education & Training 3 following
0 Tue, 25 - Fri, 28 May 2021

Poetry by the Sea: A Global Conference

Madison, USA The Poetry by the Sea: A Global Conference has been created in the spirit of beginning afresh. The conference will literally take place by the sea, in an awe-inspiring landscape, and at Mercy by the Sea,... Arts & Crafts 12 following
0 Fri, 28 May - Sat, 05 Jun 2021 der

Derby Book Festival

Derby, UK Due to Covid-19 we have had to postpone our Festival, scheduled for 29 May- 6 June 2020, but we are committed to bringing you an extended and extensive Autumn Edition. If you would like to see what we... Education & Training Books & Publishing 17 following 5.0
0 Sun, 06 - Tue, 08 Jun 2021

European Publishing Congress

Vienna, Austria More than 500 editors-in-chief and media managers discuss the future of their industry at the European Publishing Congress 2019 in Vienna. Extraordinary publishers from all over Europe present their print... IT & Technology Entertainment & Media
0 Mon, 07 - Wed, 09 Jun 2021

AIMP Global Music Publishing Summit

New York, USA AIMP Global Music Publishing Summit provides a unique medium for those in the music industry to discuss with their colleagues' various points of view from the cutting edge of the ever-changing music business.... Entertainment & Media 2 following
0 Tue, 08 - Wed, 09 Jun 2021

Publishing Insider Summit

Online Publishing Insider Summit will provide the attendees with the opportunity to gain insights relating to Meredith Leans Into Data and Diversification, The Ultimate Business Models Stress Test, Business Strategy... IT & Technology Entertainment & Media
0 Wed, 16 - Sat, 19 Jun 2021

Write-to-Publish Conference

Wheaton, USA Write-to-Publish Conference will provide the attendees with the opportunity to hear what editors, publishers, and agents in the Christian market are looking for and meet with them one-on-one to discuss... Education & Training 3 following
0 Mon, 21 - Fri, 25 Jun 2021

Joint Conference of the International Graphic Novel & Comics and the International Bande Dessinee Society

Cambridge, UK Comics enthusiasts have long considered comics a uniquely participatory medium. As readers breathe life into static images, convert page space into narrative time, and transform splatters of ink into emotion,... Education & Training
0 Sun, 20 Jun - Fri, 02 Jul 2021

International Literary Program

Lisbon, Portugal Intensive workshops in the art and craft of writing in Lisbon, Portugal Education & Training Books & Publishing 33 following
0 Fri, 02 Jul 2021 inf

Information, Medium & Society: International Conference on Publishing Studies

19th edition
Madrid, Spain Information, Medium & Society: International Conference on Publishing Studies, the themes are informational foundations, determining and determined mediums, societal impacts. Topics include archives, books,... Education & Training 2 following
0 Sat, 03 - Tue, 06 Jul 2021

MIX Amplified Publishing

Bath, UK MIX is a four-day conference that explores the intersection of writing and technology, bringing together people from around the world to make, think and talk. We are looking for writers, artists, practitioners,... Education & Training
0 Thu, 29 Jul - Sun, 01 Aug 2021

National Book Club Conference (NBCC)

18th edition
Atlanta, USA The National Book Club Conference will introduce new or lesser-known authors that have created stories that are entertaining, informative and important. It is almost a spiritual occasion, consists of numerous... Education & Training Books & Publishing 187 following 4.9
0 Fri, 06 - Sat, 07 Aug 2021

Annual Conference of the Comics Studies Society

Arkadelphia, USA The Annual Conference of the Comics Studies Society intends to bring together scholars, artists, and other members of the international Comics Studies community for critical conversations about the intersections... Education & Training IT & Technology
0 Fri, 03 - Sun, 05 Sep 2021

GrandCon Gaming And Comics Convention

Grand Rapids, USA GrandCon Gaming And Comics Convention show proved to more than a successful gathering of gamers and comic book enthusiasts, and GrandCon Gaming and Comics Arts continued to evolve and grow. It became apparent... Toys & Games Entertainment & Media Video Games 8 following
0 Fri, 10 - Sun, 12 Sep 2021

International Board on Books Young People Congress (IBBY World Congress)

Moscow, Russia International Board on Books Young People Congress theme of the is the huge world through the prism of children's books domestic and translated literature - the role, value, role, value, role, value, impact... Education & Training 2 following
0 Mon, 13 - Wed, 15 Sep 2021 dig

Digital Book World

Nashville, USA Digital Book World is the gathering of community across the wide world of publishing. It will feature keynoted by legendary tech journalists. It is the must-attend event for trade publishers, independent... Education & Training Books & Publishing 20 following 3.5
0 Fri, 01 - Sat, 02 Oct 2021

The Black Authors & Readers Rock Conference (BARR Conference)

Washington DC, USA Kimberla Lawson Roby is the BARR 2020 Literary Icon. A NYTimes and USA Today speaker and author of 27 books, and the 2013 NAACP Image Award winner. Kareem Keith Williams is the author of 13 books who says... Education & Training 2 following
0 Fri, 12 - Sun, 14 Nov 2021


Tucson, USA TusCon is dedicated fans of science fiction, fantasy, and horror and many attendees are professional writers, film producers, artists, and reporters who keep others informed about the goings-on in the... Fashion Shows Books & Publishing Entertainment & Media 26 following 5.0
0 Wed, 08 Dec 2021

STM Week Digital Publishing

London, UK The STM Digital Publishing will focus on building collaborative networks between academic publishing houses in China and the west. It will bring together experts and delegates in order to understand more... Print & Printing IT & Technology 25 following 5.0
0 Wed, 01 - Fri, 03 Jun 2022

Society for Scholarly Publishing Conference

Chicago, USA The Society for Scholarly Publishing Conference will cover areas like advance scholarly publishing and communication, and the professional development of its members through education, collaboration, and... Print & Printing Business Services Education & Training 13 following
0 Wed, 29 - Fri, 31 May 2024

Meeting of the Society for Scholarly Publishing (SSP)

Boston, USA Know the trends of print and publishing media Education & Training Paper, Pulp & Board 13 following
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0 Wed, 20 Jan 2021

Two books about one text: on the genesis of 'Epitaph for an era and Confronting Crisis

Online Mayke de Jong gives an online lunch lecture about her translation of 'Epitaphium Arsenii' and the two books she wrote about it. In 2009 De Jong began translating the Epitaphium Arsenii, a passionate... Education & Training
0 Tue, 19 Jan 2021

Scholarly Publishing: Resilience as an opportunity for transformation

Online What does it mean to be resilient? How do our culture, systems, infrastructure, and individual beliefs impact our ability to adapt to change – especially when dealing with far-reaching and quickly manifesting... Education & Training
0 Fri, 15 - Mon, 18 Jan 2021


Boston, USA Arisia has brought together fans from around the world to celebrate the best and brightest stars in the science fiction and fantasy genres. Based in Boston, our four-day volunteer-run con features unique... Books & Publishing Toys & Games Entertainment & Media 21 following 5.0
0 Fri, 15 - Mon, 18 Jan 2021

Winter Poetry & Prose Getaway

Galloway, USA Winter Poetry & Prose Getaway challenges and supports workshop in fiction, memoir, nonfiction or poetry. Advance your craft with feedback from our award-winning faculty: Pulitzer Prize winners Stephen... Education & Training 10 following 3.0
0 Thu, 14 Jan 2021

Queer Poetry Reading Group: Evolution

Online The LGBT Library at Bradbury-Sullivan LGBT Community Center presents the January discussion of the Queer Poetry Reading Group, featuring Evolution by Eileen Myles. The LGBT Library at Bradbury-Sullivan... Education & Training
0 Wed, 13 Jan 2021

Libraries & University Publishing Operations Webinar

Online Is scholarly communication being changed by this shift? This event will bring together representatives from both presses and libraries to spotlight successes and lessons learned. NISO understands that,... Education & Training 2 following