Industry Events

Fans Recharge the Comics Industry at New York Comic Con 2023
October 17, 2023 at 1:00 am

New York Comic Con held an exhausting yet exhilarating annual celebration of comics and pop culture October 12–15, where new imprints, partnerships, and plenty of dealmaking took place alongside cosplay, massive manga character balloons, and immersive activations.

New Voices, Fresh Thinking Highlight Mountains & Plains FallCon 2023
October 10, 2023 at 1:00 am

The Mountains & Plains Independent Booksellers Association's fall conference in Denver was filled with high energy for its 400 total participants, as publishing industry veterans met up with the next generation of booksellers inside and outside the exhibit hall.

The 2023 Brooklyn Book Festival in Photos
October 3, 2023 at 1:00 am

The Brooklyn Book Festival was held on October 1 in and around Brooklyn Borough Hall with more than 200 authors and 200 vendors participating. Our editors captured the day in photos.

Drilling Down on AI's Effects on Book Publishing
October 3, 2023 at 1:00 am

At our September 27 webinar, Artificial Intelligence: Revolution and Opportunity in Trade Publishing, panelists offered firsthand accounts of how the technology is impacting three core publishing operations: editorial, marketing, and production.

Book Biz Fixtures Were Bullish on AI at PW's Webinar
September 28, 2023 at 1:00 am

'Artificial Intelligence: Revolution and Opportunity in Trade Publishing,' held on September 27, found book publishing and technology experts alike taking a long look at the fast-developing AI technologies causing a stir in the industry and determining that, despite concerns, they ultimately augured positive change for the book business.

Opus & Olives Library Fundraiser Celebrates 20 Years
September 14, 2023

Opus & Olives, a gala fundraiser sponsored by the Friends of the St. Paul Public Library, is celebrating its 20th anniversary on October 8. The annual event is one of the most successful public library fundraisers in the U.S.