Books+Publishing. New York Rights Fair partners with BookExpo. BookExpo and the inaugural New York Rights Fair (NYRF) have formed a partnership that will make NYRF the official rights fair of BookExpo. BookExpo will move its rights centre to
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Shambling Guide to New York City
This Is What's Living In New York City's Subways
Here's a beautiful guide to the bacteria living beneath the city.
NYRR New York Mini 10K featuring the USATF Women's 10 km Championship 2019
LIVE Webcast - NYRR New York Mini 10K featuring the USATF Women's 10 km Championship 2019The 2019 NYRR New York Mini 10K featuring the USATF Women's 10 km Championship will be broadcast live from New York City, New York on Saturday, June 8 via USATF.TV. Broadcast ScheduleBroadcast Start7:40am ET Professional Wheelchair Division Start7:50am ET Professional Runners Start8:00am ET This USATF.TV live broadcast will be fr
What I'll Be Doing In May: New York! Dallas!
I have two events in New York in the next week and a bit. The first is in Manhattan and the other is a little bit upstate in Rhinebeck, a gorgeous town I’ve heard much about, but never visited before: Wednesday, 6 May, 6-7:30pm Teen Author Reading Night Melissa Grey, Corey Ann Haydu, Justine Larbalestier, …
New York City's 20 Best Independently Owned Bookstores, Mapped
The best spots for getting lost between two covers.
20 People Reported Dead After Horrific Limousine Crash in New York
'I don’t want to describe the scene. It’s not something I want to think about.'
Will What Happened in Michigan Happen in New York?
Kill the Bookends column: Why the New York Times Book Review’s most frustrating feature has to go
Sure, Bookends seems harmless enough. But it actually represents the worst impulses of today's critical culture
How One Man Went From 'Truffle Boy' To New York Food Entrepreneur
Ian Purkayastha has loved truffles ever since he first tasted them as a teenager — at 15 years old, he was selling them to restaurants in his Arkansas hometown.
Here's why Jesse Winker was waving at New York Mets fans after Cincinnati Reds' victory
"It's New York. I just try to give it back to them," Jesse Winker said.
20 people dead after limo crash in upstate New York, police say
A tragic accident in upstate New York left 20 people dead after a limo crashed near Albany. Susana Victoria Perez has more.
10 Fabulous Female New York Style Icons
With Abert Maysles documentary Iris in theaters, let’s take a look back on 10 fabulous New York women who set the trends, style, and momentum for NYC.
Manifesto opens in New York’s selected cinemas on May 10
Ladies and gentlemen! The news we previously reported it’s now official: Manifesto will open in New York on May 10th, and then in Los Angeles on May 26th. Below there is the complet list of v…
Amid a Deteriorating Landscape for Abortion Rights, a Critical Victory in New York
On the 46th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the landmark Supreme Court ruling that secured the right to abortion, the nationwide picture could not look grimmer. That’s what makes Tuesday’s victory in New York, which protected and expanded abortion rights in the state through the Reproductive Health Act, so important.Across the country, anti-abortion politicians have been eroding abortion rights in state after state. Since 2011, they…
Why Is The New York Times Coverage On Artist Rights So Oddly Inconsistent?
While a recent article in the New York Times used fuzzy math and selective reporting to paint a rather sunny picture of artist rights and the direction of the new music economy, the reality for most creatives is far different. __________________________________ Guest Post by Chris Castle from Music Technology Policy...
10 must-watch films for perspective on civil rights
The struggle for racial equality is vividly depicted in these classic films.
U.S. vs. Iran: How the 'New York Times' Twists Reality
>On May 10 (May 11 print edition), the New York Times published an article summing up the week’s escalating tensions between the U.S. and Iran. It was headlined, “Pentagon Builds Deterrent Force Against Possible Iranian Attack.”
Publishers Association: How Rights Sales Factor Into the UK's Industry Revenues
‘The share of income from rights has steadily increased from 72 percent in 2013 to 80 percent in 2016,’ says the UK’s Publishers Association, in a report released this summer. By Porter Anderson, Editor-in-Chief | @Porter_Anderson In Five Years: A 90 Percent Rise in Rights Income hen Publishing Perspectives reported last month on the release of the Publishers Association’s 83-page 2017 Yearbook, ...
New York City Bar Releases LGBT Employment Rights Guide
Thursday, June 27, 2013 - 17:04 The New York City Bar Association has released a pamphlet entitled “Know Your Rights: A Guide to NYC Employment Law for LGBT workers,” which provides general legal information to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals who have questions about their workplace rights and employment laws applicable in New York City Drafted by the City Bar’s LGBT Rights Committee, the pamphlet…