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Law and Authors: Jacqueline Lipton in Conversation with Jane Friedman

Jacqueline Lipton, law professor, consultant, and literary agent, discusses her accessible, reader-friendly handbook for authors, agents, and editors in navigating the legal landscape of the contemporary publishing industry, in conversation …

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March 14, 2021 | 2PM – 3PM | VIRTUAL
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The Human Cost of One-Click Orders

Award-winning journalists Alec MacGillis (Fulfillment: Winning and Losing in One-Click America) and Amelia Pang (Made in China: A Prisoner, an SOS Letter, and the Hidden Cost of America’s Cheap Goods) …

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March 17, 2021 | 7PM – 7:45PM | VIRTUAL
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Agents Roundtable

Literary agents discuss authors and genres they represent, work they seek, and take questions from attendees about any part of the process. April Eberhardt (April Eberhardt Literary), Cherise Fisher (Wendy …

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March 14, 2021 | 4PM – 5PM | VIRTUAL
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Before and After the Book Deal: A Conversation with Courtney Maum

Acclaimed author Courtney Maum shares everything you’ve ever wanted to know about publishing but were too afraid to ask, in conversation with Sean Murphy. Her funny, candid guide, Before and …

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March 13, 2021 | 4PM – 4:45PM | VIRTUAL
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Tobacco Culture & Pipes in the Colonial Era

Justin Fornal, host of “Unexplained & Unexplored” on Discovery Channel and the Science Channel, takes us on a smokey journey into the culture, etiquette, and craft of colonial pipes.  Learn …

September 8, 2020 | 7PM | Online