Industry Events

Fall Bookseller Gatherings Preview
August 26, 2022

This season’s regional shows mark the first time that many booksellers have been able to get together in person since the start of the pandemic.

Authors for Abortion Access Launch Auction
July 11, 2022

The auction, running July 12–26, will benefit two grassroots abortion funds and includes donated items from Neil Gaiman, Chloe Gong, and V.E. Schwab.

S.A. Cosby Big Winner at Thrillerfest
June 6, 2022

Dry humor, moving tributes to those who provided award winners with practical and emotional support, and honorees with differing approaches to the thriller genre highlighted ITW's 17th Annual Thriller Awards Banquet, where S.A. Cosby took home his second Best Hardcover Novel award.

Congress Holds Second Hearing, Focuses on Censorship in Classrooms
May 20, 2022

The U.S. House subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties held a hearing on Thursday to discuss the trend in some states to restrict discussion in public school classrooms relating to race and LGBTQ issues that some speakers, including PEN America CEO Suzanne Nossel, described as authoritarian tactics.

From the Archive: June 3, 2019
May 20, 2022

We look back at our coverage of the 2019 BookExpo, which would turn out to be the last installment of the long-running annual book conference.

Michael Pietsch on Publishing at BISG: 'Best of Times, Worst of Times'
April 25, 2022

Some 130 people, as well as others listening online, attended the Book Industry Study Group’s first in-person annual meeting in three years held April 22 in New York City. The event focused on the impact of the pandemic and continuing efforts to make the industry more inclusive, among other topics.