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2nd Annual Book Buzz: What’s NEW in Spanish Language publishing?


Friday, January 12, 2018

10:00 AM–12:15 PM | Juv & YA Lit in Spanish 
1:30 
PM–4:15 PM | Adult Lit in Spanish 
10:00 AM–4:00 PM | Exhibits of Spanish materials
 
Penguin Random House
2nd Floor Auditorium

1745 Broadway
New York, NY 100

MORNING PRESENTATIONS – JUVENILE & YOUNG ADULT LITERATURE IN SPANISH


09:45 AM –10:00 AM | Registration & Refreshments

10:00 AM -10:05 AM | Welcome remarks for the morning session - Susan Paredes, REFORMA Northeast Chapter President.

10:05 AM –10:20 AM | Keynote Speaker - Emma Otheguy, author of Martí's Song for Freedom/Martí y sus versos por la libertad.

10:20 AM –10:45 AM | PANEL - Latest information about juvenile and young adult books in Spanish and the trends that are affecting the market.

Moderator:

Shelley Diaz, SLJ Reviews manager and SLJTeen Editor.

Panelists:

Nathalie Beullens-Maoui, Rosen Publishing, Director, World Languages.

Linda Goodman, Bilingual Publications, President.

Teresa Mlawer, Hispanic publishing market consultant.

Margie Samper, Lectorum publications.

 

10:45 AM –10:55 AM | Vintage

10:55 AM –11:05 AM | Rosen Publishing

11:05 AM –11:15 AM |Bilingual Publications

11:15 AM –11:35 AM | Break - Networking with Exhibitors

11:35 AM –11:45 AM | Lee & Low

11:45 AM –11:55 AM | Penguin Random House - Grupo Editorial USA

11:55 AM –12:05 PM | Overdrive

12:05 PM –12:15 PM | Lectorum


12:15 PM –1:15 PM | Lunch Break (graciously sponsored by the publishers and distributors)

AFTERNOON PRESENTATIONS – ADULT LITERATURE IN SPANISH


1:15 PM –1:30 PM | Registration & Refreshments

1:30 PM -1:35 PM | Welcome Remarks for the afternoon session - Susan Paredes, REFORMA Northeast Chapter President.

1:35 PM –1:50 PM | Keynote Speaker - Ernesto Quiñónez, author of El vendedor de sueños (Bodega Dreams.)

1:50 PM –2:20 PM | PANEL - Latest information about adult books in Spanish and the trends that are affecting the market.

Moderator:

Aida Bardales, Publishers Weekly Editor.


Panelists:

Veronica Cervera, Sales Manager, Penguin Random House Grupo editorial USA.

Marjorie Gonzalez, International Languages Librarian, Queens Library.

Asdrúbal Hernández, Sudaquia.

Elissa Miller, Overdrive.

Radamés Suárez, Spanish Language Collections/Cultural Arts Librarian New Americans Program, Queens Library.

 

2:20 PM –2:30 PM | Vintage

2:30 PM –2:40 PM | Lectorum

2:40 PM –2:50 PM | Overdrive

3:00 PM –3:30 PM | Break - Networking with Exhibitors

3:30 PM –3:40 PM | Penguin Random House - Grupo Editorial USA

3:40 PM –3:50 PM | Bilingual Publications

3:50 PM –4:00 PM | HarperCollins Español

4:00 PM –4:15 PM | Closing Remarks & Raffle

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