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Facebook Journalism Project

Introducing Facebook Safety for Journalists Resources

Pub Date: Jun 24, 2017 | Reporter: Reprinted from Facebook

As part of the Facebook Journalism Project‘s goal to provide training and tools for journalists, we are committed to helping journalists stay vigilant about their safety on our platform. Today, we are launching Facebook Safety for Journalists, an initiative that builds upon steps we have taken since the Facebook Journalism Project launched earlier this year. Working Read more »

Ingram Content

Stanford University Press Expands Scholarly Titles Via CoreSource®

Pub Date: Jun 15, 2017

Stanford University Press continues to expand their reach and impact in the academic space with Ingram Content Group’s distribution network. Stanford University Press is now using CoreSource®, Ingram’s digital asset management and distribution platform, to increase their digital presence in the academic market. In November, Stanford University Press signed with Ingram Academic Services, Ingram’s distribution Read more »

Lee Child leads this explosive new thriller collection!

Pub Date: Jun 15, 2017

MatchUp Edited by Lee Child Twenty-two of the world’s top suspense/thriller writers bring their signature characters together for eleven original, electrifying stories. Writing with a “Battle of the Sexes” theme, readers will get pairings such as Lee Child’s Jack Reacher matching wits with Kathy Reichs’s Temperance Brennan; Diana Gabaldon’s Jamie Fraser joining Steve Berry’s Cotton Read more »

Pen America

Pen America Opens Submissions for 2018 Awards

Pub Date: Jun 2, 2017

PEN America submissions for the 2018 PEN Literary Awards are now open. Click here to view a full list of current awards. Manuscript and book submissions will be accepted from June 1, 2017 through August 15, 2017. p n also accepts nominations from Professional Members for many of our most prestigious career awards. If you are Read more »

Entertainment Group Buys High Times and Cannabis Cup

Pub Date: Jun 2, 2017

Savvy Entrepreneurs, Cannabis Pioneers and Entertainment Veterans Vows to Take Media Company to New Highs Trailblazing Marijuana Media Brands Receive Influx of Capital to Expand Events, Licensing and Media Business Trans-High Corporation, owner of High Times, the long-standing champion of the cannabis movement, operator of the Cannabis Cups and digital media powerhouse has been acquired Read more »

Ingram Content

Publishers Now Tap Ingram Predictive Analytics to Increase Book Discovery

Pub Date: Jun 1, 2017

Ingram Content Group and OptiQly, a marketing technology and services startup that provides actionable intelligence for online retail, today announced their collaboration to provide publishers quick and cost-effective insights to make real-time business decisions. OptiQly provides predictive analytics for marketers to increase book discovery and sales at online retailers. With the help of Ingram, OptiQly’s Read more »

Publishers Weekly

New York Rights Fair to Launch in 2018

Pub Date: May 26, 2017

Publishers Weekly, and book marketing and promotion resource Combined Book Exhibit have partnered with BolognaFiere S.p.A., the leading European exhibition organizer, to launch the New York Rights Fair. The fair will be the first trade and licensing show in the U.S. dedicated exclusively to the international rights, distribution and licensing of content, both adult and children’s.   The Read more »

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2017 Global Media Summit Picks Award Winners

Pub Date: May 2, 2017

Media professionals from across the world will gather May 4-6, 2017 for the annual Global Media Summit (GMS). The Summit will be held in Grapevine at the Gaylord Texan Resort Hotel and Convention Center, located at 1501 Gaylord Trail, Grapevine, Texas 76051. One of the highlights of the Global Media Summit is the Platinum Awards Read more »

Chautauqua Institution Picks Six Finalists for Literary Prize

Pub Date: Apr 20, 2017

The Chautauqua Institution in Chautauqua, New York will select its 2017 literary prize winner from this shortlist. The winner will be announced in mid-May. The General vs. The President: MacArthur and Truman at the Brink of Nuclear War, by H.W. Brands (Doubleday) The Fortunes, by Peter Ho Davies (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) Blood River Rising: The Thompson-Crimson Feud Read more »

ASJA

ASJA Announces New Officers and Directors

Pub Date: Apr 20, 2017

The American Society of Journalists and Authors announced today the election of officers and directors to its Board of Directors. Elected to join  the board starting July 1, as secretary is Jennifer Goforth Gregory, a writer from Wake Forest, N.C. Treasurer is Howard Baldwin of Sunnyvale, Calif., a freelance business and technology writer. New members elected Read more »