Providing educational resources and opportunities for all individuals involved in book and book-related publishing.

Past Events

BAY AREA WOMEN in PUBLISHING | Inclusiveness Throughout

May 15, 2019

Hosted/Organized by: Bay Area Women in Publishing

Inclusiveness Throughout: How Publishers Use the Power of Editorial, Production, Cover Art, and Marketing to Create Inclusive Books that Change the World

In publishing, we have the honor of creating the books that people read, so how do we create books that build respect and create empathy for diverse people and cultures?

In this panel, we will be talking about inclusion throughout the entire process of creating a book: from the initial acquisition, through production, cover art, and finally marketing the title.

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PPN BOOK SHOW | Call for Entries

May 15, 2019

Hosted/Organized by: PPN

Please email us at operations@pubpronetwork.org to learn more about entrance deadlines.

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BOOK CLUB of CALIFORNIA | 2019 Next Generation Printers Showcase

May 13, 2019

Hosted/Organized by: Book Club of California

A presentation and pop-up exhibition of work by emerging Bay Area fine printers.

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BAY AREA WOMEN in PUBLISHING | Happy Hour at Wine Down

May 8, 2019

Hosted/Organized by: Bay Area Women in Publishing

Please join Bay Area Women in Publishing for our May 2019 happy hour. Come network with other women who are leading publishing forward!

Our San Francisco event will be meeting on May 8th at Wine Down from 6pm to 8pm.

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YALLWEST | YA & Middle Grade Book Festival

May 4, 2019

Hosted/Organized by: Yallwest

Over 100 authors and presenters including New York Times Bestsellers along with local and acclaimed young adult and middle grade writers, plus notable TV, film, video game, and comic creators.

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BAY AREA BOOK FESTIVAL

May 4, 2019 to May 5, 2019

Hosted/Organized by Bay Area Book Festival

Tens of thousands of book lovers meet hundreds of acclaimed authors over an exciting weekend in downtown Berkeley, California. One of the premier literary events in the nation!

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EAT CAKE CREATE | Tinker Tailor Artist Maker

May 1, 2019 to May 6, 2019

Hosted/Organized by: Eat Cake Create

Join us in May 2019 to encounter new experiences, have inspiring conversations and create with like minded individuals.

Start your day with Hello World morning sessions, consummate speakers, panel sessions and entertainers. World class Studio Sessions with skilled Mentors, Masters and Educators from across the USA, Canada and Australia.  PLUS introducing  the Creator Show featuring artists, makers, and vendors – coinciding with Silicon Valley Open Studios.

Tinker Tailor Artist Maker is the event that brings together a creative collective from across the USA, Canada and Europe.

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SALESFORCE | Salesforce UX Mentorship Night: Spring Edition

April 30, 2019

Hosted/Organized by: Salesforce

Meet the design team of Salesforce UX—they’re hiring! You’ll get a chance to hear from our special guests, network with designers from all over, receive career guidance and have your portfolio reviewed by someone from the design or recruiting team. Dinner will be served. Please arrive on time so that there is enough time to sign our NDA and pick-up name badges.

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LATINO LITERACY NOW | Multicultural Book & Family Festival

April 28, 2019

Hosted/Organized by: Latino Literacy Now & CSU San Bernardino

As part of the Inland Empire Festival 2019, the Multicultural Book & Family Festival will be held at California State University San Bernardino at the Santos Manuel Student Union.

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SAN JOSE PRINTERS’ GUILD | 2019 S.F. Bay Area Printers’ Fair and Wayzgoose

April 27, 2019

Hosted/Organized by: San Jose Printers’ Guild

The S.F. Bay Area Printers’ Fair & Wayzgoose is coming to San Jose’s History Park on April 27, 2019. Print a jumbo wood type poster and peruse the marketplace. Free! Sponsored by the San Jose Printers’ Guild, this event celebrates letterpress printing, typography, book arts, ephemera, fine paper, printmaking, and allied arts. Print enthusiasts, students, educators, graphic designers, typophiles, artists, and printers new or old will enjoy the demonstrations, tours, and array of vendors and exhibitors. All ages are welcome!

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LETTERFORM ARCHIVE | Salon Series 15: CCA Students Present Type History

April 25, 2019

Hosted/Organized by: Letterform Archive

Join us for our Salon Series, where Letterform Archive staff invite you to experience materials related to a specific topic of interest to the Collection.

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SAN FRANCISCO CENTER for the BOOK | Write on 2019

April 19, 2019

Hosted/Organized by: San Francisco Center for the Book

April is National Letter Writing Month and to celebrate San Francisco Center for the Book is participating in the Write On Campaign!

In 2014, Egg Press and Hello! Lucky began the Write On Campaign in order to connect with friends and loved ones. The project has grown over the years and evolved into a global movement. Participating venues organize events, activities, and demonstrations throughout the month of April to highlight letter writing, get creative, and skill share with others.

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BOOK CLUB of CALIFORNIA | 2019 BOOK ARTS STUDENT SHOWCASE

April 15, 2019

Organized/Hosted by: Book Club of California

Hospitality at 5 PM | Presentation at 6 PM

A pop-up exhibition of work and presentations by select students enrolled in Bay Area book arts programs.

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THE LOS ANGELES TIMES | Festival of Books

April 13, 2019 to April 14, 2019

Hosted/Organized by: The Los Angeles Times

Since 1996, The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books has become a world renowned experience gathering writers, poets, artists, filmmakers, musicians and emerging storytellers like no other. Today over 150,000 people attend, making it the largest festival of its kind in the United States. Join us this year as we celebrate our literary culture and the Los Angeles Times’ passion for story.

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PRINTED MATTER | LA Art Book Fair 2019

April 12, 2019 to April 14, 2019

Hosted/Organized by: Printed Matter

LA Art Book Fair is a 4 day event being held from 12-14 April 2019 at the Geffen Contemporary at MOCA in Los Angeles, United States Of America. This event showcases product from Book industry. This event showcases products like books, art catalogs, monographs, periodicals, and zines associated with this field etc. In the Gifts & Handicrafts, Education & Training industries etc.

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BAY AREA WOMEN in PUBLISHING | BAWiP Happy Hour: Arthur Macs

April 10, 2019

Organized/Hosted by: Bay Area Women in Publishing

Spring has sprung! Please join Bay Area Women in Publishing on April 10th from 6–8 pm at Arthur Macs, located kitty corner to MacArthur Bart at 4006 Martin Luther King Jr. Way in Oakland. Arthurs Macs is very excited to host and has reserved us a space on their beautiful, warm, and weather-proof patio (so we are covered if Winter returns). Join us and hang out with some awesome women for networking and camaraderie. All women in the publishing industry are welcome, so please feel free to bring a colleague!

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PPN Bimonthly Meetup | March 2019

March 21, 2019

Come join us for our first PPN Bimonthly Meetup! This informal event will be held at 83 Proof in San Francisco, conveniently located near the Embarcadero BART station. We have reserved the mezzanine at this cozy and friendly bar for an evening of catching up with old friends and meeting new friends and colleagues. Please […]

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Happy Hour | Bay Area Women in Publishing

March 13, 2019

Happy hour at the Alchemist, San Francisco, 6 to 8 p.m., no-host bar

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Word Week 2019 | Friends of Noe Valley

March 8, 2019 to March 16, 2019

From the Friends of Noe Valley Word Week 2019 starts Friday, March 8 with our celebration of International Women’s Day and ends Saturday, March 16 with San Francisco Shakespeare. See the event link for a full list of all nine events.

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HIRING AN INCLUSIVE TEAM

February 27, 2019

At Bay Area Women in Publishing, we believe that inclusion is the best way to have a vital, relevant publishing community. Still, we all have work to do to create a truly inclusive workspace. Please join us to learn best practices, critical milestones, and even where to start in creating an inclusive team at your publishing […]

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47th Annual PPN Book Show and Design Panel

January 23, 2019

Spend an evening networking with colleagues over some of the best book designs to be published on the West Coast and beyond.

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Roadworks Steamroller Printing Festival

September 23, 2018

Hosted by the San Francisco Center for the Book About the Festival The San Francisco Center for the Book’s 15th Annual Roadworks Steamroller Printing Festival is a day-long public printmaking and book arts extravaganza that includes free hands-on printmaking and book arts activities, demonstrations, 50 arts and crafts vendors, art gallery and studio tours, and […]

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2018 Writers World

September 8, 2018

Hosted by the Bay Area Independent Publishers Association Vendors • Workshops • Raffle Prizes • Fun • Surprises Bay Area Independent Publishers Association members and guests will have a unique opportunity to find the support services they need at this event. You will be able to get up close and personal with representatives from: regional […]

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Social Happy Hour

August 8, 2018

Hosted by the Bay Area Women in Publishing Please join Bay Area Women in Publishing for our next happy hour. This month we will be meeting on August 8th at Temescal Brewing from 6pm to 8pm. Hang out with awesome women for networking and camaraderie. All women in the publishing industry are welcome, so please […]

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PPN Board Meeting

July 23, 2018
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2018 PPN Conference

April 27, 2018

Join us for a full day of plenary and keynote speakers, professional development sessions, and interactive roundtables. We expect spots to fill up by April 1, 2018, so don’t delay. Register now!

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14th Annual Roadworks Steamroller Printing Festival

September 17, 2017

Roadworks Steamroller Printing Festival 2017 About the Festival The San Francisco Center for the Book’s 14th Annual Roadworks Steamroller Printing Festival is a day-long public printmaking and book arts extravaganza that includes free hands-on printmaking and book arts activities, demonstrations, 50 arts and crafts vendors, art gallery and studio tours, and more. About Steamroller Printing […]

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BAWiP Happy Hour at Steins Beer Garden

August 24, 2017

Please join Bay Area Women in Publishing for our happy hour. Come network and optimize your career goals with other women who are leading publishing forward! Bay Area Women in Publishing meets every 2nd Wednesday of the month in various locations around the Bay. All women in the publishing industry who are interested in attending […]

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BAWiP Happy Hour at Temescal Brewing

August 9, 2017

Please join Bay Area Women in Publishing for our happy hour. Come network and optimize your career goals with other women who are leading publishing forward! Bay Area Women in Publishing meets every 2nd Wednesday of the month in various locations around the Bay. All women in the publishing industry who are interested in attending […]

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46th Annual Book Show Call for Entries

August 1, 2017

Your best book designs deserve to be recognized!  Click here to enter! Achieve visibility for your most beautiful books from the 2016 publishing season by entering them in our highly acclaimed book show competition! Books, covers, jackets, ebooks, and product catalogs across genres are accepted, and the entry process is simple. Submissions will be displayed at our […]

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Summer Social & Networking Gathering / Editorial Freelancers Association

July 26, 2017

San Francisco Bay Area Chapter of the Editorial Freelancers Association Summer Social & Networking Gathering Join us for shop talk, networking, and Bananagrams with local freelancers at a mellow neighborhood bar just a half block from the Glen Park BART station. You don’t need to be an EFA member to attend our gatherings. If you’d […]

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BAWiP Happy Hour at Temescal Brewing

June 14, 2017

Please join Bay Area Women in Publishing for our happy hour. Come network and optimize your career goals with other women who are leading publishing forward! Bay Area Women in Publishing meets every 2nd Wednesday of the month in various locations around the Bay. All women in the publishing industry who are interested in attending […]

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Empower Yourself: Find the Right Publishing Job for You​

May 17, 2017

https://www.bayareawomeninpublishing.com/upcoming-events

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Andres Barba in conversation with Yiyun Li

April 25, 2017

Andres Barba discusses his new novel, Such Small Hands, with Yiyun Li, followed by a party sponsored by Transit Books. Learn more: http://www.greenapplebooks.com/event/andres-barba-and-yiyun-li

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2017 PPN Conference

April 21, 2017
Job or Vocation? ​Publishing as a Way of Life Join us for a​ full day of plenary and keynote speakers, professional development sessions, and interactive roundtables.​ ​We expect spots to fill up as early as March 15, 2017, so don't delay and register now! Read more...

Oakland Happy Hour at Lost & Found Beer Garden

April 12, 2017

Please join Bay Area Women in Publishing for our monthly happy hour on April 12, 2017 from 6-8pm in Oakland at the Lost & Found Beer Garden at 2040 Telegraph Avenue. It’s a great opportunity to meet some truly awesome women for networking and camaraderie. All women in the publishing industry are welcome, so please […]

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PubDate Oakland

March 16, 2017

Bring your friends who write, edit, design, or publish things!

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Bay Area Women in Publishing Happy Hour

March 8, 2017

Free, but RSVP is required: http://www.bayareawomeninpublishing.com/upcoming-events

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The Book Industry Environmental Council’s Fall 2016 Meeting

April 10, 2016

The Book Industry Environmental Council, is a small, but dedicated group consisting of publishers, printers, paper merchants and mills that are passionate about examining the environmental impacts of the publishing industry, and educating ourselves and our industry colleagues about these issues. Please join us for the October 4th speaker presentations. Come learn more about the latest […]

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