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Nylon’s Print Hits the Shredder

Nylon’s Print Hits the Shredder

By Kate Holland, Staff Writer

September 19, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Nylon Magazine announced that its October issue would its last print edition due to decreased profits. Other publications like the NYT are also considering becoming exclusively digital.

Major vs. Indie Publishing: What Sells and What Matters

Major vs. Indie Publishing: What Sells and What Matters

By Michael Landes, Contributing Writer

September 29, 2016


Filed under Arts, Books

All too often, the contributions of independent book publishers are overlooked in the annals of history, but their presence in literary achievements should not be understated.

Print Matters Panel Ignores Digital Divide

Print Matters Panel Ignores Digital Divide

By Jordyn Josephine Fischer, Contributing Writer

September 19, 2016


Filed under Arts, Books

At the Strand Bookstore's “Print Matters: Art, Literature, and Design in the Digital Age” panel last week, experts met to address (or avoid the topic of) e-books in the publishing industry.

The Magic of Young Adult Publishing

The Magic of Young Adult Publishing

By Khrysgiana N. Pineda, Contributing Writer

September 12, 2016


Filed under Arts, Books

The Strand Bookstore held a panel for young adult & children's writers, offering tips and tricks from a panel of distinguished authors.

Writers, publishing professionals provide glimpse into industry

Writers, publishing professionals provide glimpse into industry

By Valentina Duque Bojanini, Deputy News Editor

April 8, 2014


Filed under News

The NYU Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute hosted a panel about writing on April 7 to give students a glimpse into the publishing industry. Organized with the Wasserman Center for Career Development and the Creative Writing Program, “All About Books” featured four industry professional...

Publishing industry to swap paper with leather

Publishing industry to swap paper with leather

April 1, 2014


Filed under Arts

Publishing groups shocked the general public with the announcement that they will no longer be printing books on paper. “Paper printing is an unsustainable industry,” said Mark Hewitt, a representative of a major publishing house. This comment comes in light of a recent study claiming ...