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Introducing The Chicago Manual of Style, 17th Edition, with Carol Fisher Saller

The 17th edition of The Chicago Manual of Style is here! Join us for a keynote presentation by renowned author and University of Chicago editor Carol Saller.

November 15, 2017 - 11:30 AM
Open Book (Target Performance Hall), 1011 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis
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The Future of Book Design

Book publishing and media are changing rapidly and continue to undergo radical transformations. Everyone has an opinion about the future of the industry, but what about the people who actually design books as products?

September 20, 2017 - 11:30 AM
Open Book (Target Performance Hall) 1011 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis. Wednesday, September 20; 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
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Mastering Schedule Management

Join your book publishing colleagues for the fifth luncheon of the 2016-17 season!

May 10, 2017 - 11:30 AM
Open Book (Target Performance Hall), 1011 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis
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MBPR 2017 Internship Fair

Are you looking for an opportunity to learn more about publishing? Spend a semester or your summer break as an intern for one of the many book or magazine publishers in the Twin Cities!

March 28, 2017 - 05:30 PM
Open Book (Target Performance Hall), 1011 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis
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Can Literature Make a Damn Bit of Difference?

Join MBPR and the Loft Literary Center for this special event!

April 06, 2017 - 07:00 PM
Guthrie Theater, 818 South 2nd Street, Minneapolis, MN 55415
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Your Software: Strategic Asset or Strategic Albatross?

Join your book publishing colleagues for the third luncheon of the 2016-17 season!

January 11, 2017 - 11:30 AM
Open Book (Target Performance Hall), 1011 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis
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Soft Skills of Editing

Join your book publishing colleagues for the second luncheon of the 2016-17 season!

November 16, 2016 - 11:30 AM
Open Book (Target Performance Hall), 1011 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis
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Alternative Book Events: New Ways to Fill Those Seats!

Join your book publishing colleagues for the first luncheon of the 2016-17 season!

September 21, 2016 - 11:30 AM
Open Book (Target Performance Hall), 1011 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis
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Best Practices in Project Management: Examples in Book Publishing

Join your book publishing colleagues for the final luncheon of the 2015-16 season, and the MBPR annual meeting!

May 18, 2016 - 11:30 AM
Open Book (Target Performance Hall), 1011 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis
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Career Advancement in the Field of Publishing

Join your book publishing colleagues for the fourth luncheon of the 2015 - 2016 season!

March 16, 2016 - 11:30 AM
Open Book (Target Performance Hall), 1011 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis
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Brew/Pub Social: A Pitch Fest

Are you a local author or freelancer looking for a chance to pitch your ideas or services to Twin Cities book and magazine publishers? Join Minnesota Book Publishers’ Roundtable and MN Publishing Tweet Up for a FREE professional speed pitching event!

January 14, 2016 - 05:30 PM
Schmidt Artist Lofts, 900 7th St W, St Paul, MN 55102
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What’s in a Campaign? Three Success Stories from Twin Cities Publishers

Join your book publishing colleagues for the third luncheon of the 2015 - 2016 season!

January 20, 2016 - 11:30 AM
Open Book (Target Performance Hall), 1011 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis
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Contract Negotiations 101: Cover Your Bases While Building Relationships

Join your book publishing colleagues for the second luncheon of the 2015 - 2016 season!

November 18, 2015 - 11:15 AM
Open Book (Target Performance Hall), 1011 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis
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Leveraging Intellectual Property with Content Management Systems

Join your book publishing colleagues for the first luncheon of the 2015 - 2016 season!

September 16, 2015 - 12:30 PM
Open Book (Target Performance Hall), 1011 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis
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Successful Publicity Campaigns in the Digital Age

Join your book publishing colleagues for the final luncheon of the 2014 - 2015 season!

May 13, 2015 - 12:30 PM
Open Book (Target Performance Hall), 1011 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis
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Copyright Essentials for Publishing Professionals

Join your book publishing colleagues for the fourth luncheon of the 2014 - 2015 season!

March 18, 2015 - 12:30 PM
Open Book (Target Performance Hall), 1011 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis
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Brew/Pub Social: A Pitch Fest

Are you a local author or freelancer looking for a chance to pitch your ideas or services to Twin Cities book and magazine publishers? Join Minnesota Book Publishers’ Roundtable and MN Publishing Tweet Up for a FREE professional speed pitching event!

January 27, 2015 - 05:30 PM
Fair State Brewing Cooperative, 2506 Central Avenue Northeast, Minneapolis
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The Changing Role of an Editor: Tools of the Trade

Join your book publishing colleagues for the third luncheon of the 2014 - 2015 season!

January 21, 2015 - 11:29 AM
Open Book (Target Performance Hall), 1011 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis
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Best Practices for Producing Print and Digital Content

Join your fellow book publishing colleagues for the second luncheon of the 2014 - 2015 season!

November 12, 2014 - 11:29 AM
Open Book (Target Performance Hall) 1011 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis
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Current Trends at Local Bookstores: Lunch with Minnesota Book Buyers

Join your publishing colleagues for the first luncheon of the 2014 - 2015 season!

September 17, 2014 - 12:30 PM
Open Book (Target Performance Hall) 1011 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis
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Metadata Management: Processes and Best Practices for Publishers

Join your fellow book publishing colleagues for this final luncheon of the 2013 - 2014 season! This will also be our annual meeting, at which member organizations will vote to fill vacant positions on the MBPR board of directors.

May 14, 2014 - 12:30 PM
Open Book (Target Performance Hall) 1011 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis
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With a Little Help from My Friends: Editors, Authors, and the Art of Developmental Editing

Join your fellow book publishing colleagues for the penultimate luncheon of the 2013 - 2014 season! The topic is a timely one and is sure to generate great discussion.

March 19, 2014 - 12:30 PM
Open Book (Target Performance Hall) 1011 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis
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Freelance Fair & Change Management in the Digital World

Two events in one! MBPR is pleased to host a Freelance Fair in conjunction with the January luncheon meeting.

January 22, 2014 - 11:00 AM
Open Book (Target Performance Hall) 1011 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis
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Reaching New Readers: Marketing & Sales for Bookstores and School Libraries

Join your fellow book publishing colleagues for the second luncheon of the 2013 - 2014 season! The topic is a timely one and is sure to generate great discussion.

November 13, 2013 - 11:30 AM
Open Book (Target Performance Hall) 1011 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis
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Navigating the Switch to Adobe Creative Cloud

Join your fellow book publishing colleagues for the first luncheon of the 2013 - 2014 season! The topic is a timely one and is sure to generate great discussion.

September 18, 2013 - 12:30 PM
Open Book (Target Performance Hall) 1011 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis
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Contracts, Rights, & Chaos: Practical Challenges Facing Publishers, Authors, Agents, and Freelancers

Join your fellow book publishing colleagues for this final luncheon of the 2012 - 2013 season! This will also be our annual meeting, at which member organizations will vote to fill vacant positions on the MBPR board of directors.

May 15, 2013 - 12:30 PM
Open Book (Target Performance Hall) 1011 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis
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From InDesign to e-Book: Essential Workflow Steps

Join InDesign publishing expert Anne-Marie Concepcion for a lively and informative "real world tour" of the e-book publishing landscape.

March 20, 2013 - 12:30 PM
Open Book (Target Performance Hall) 1011 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis
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New Ventures in Book Publishing

Creative ways local authors and publishers have started and grown successful publishing endeavors.

January 23, 2013 - 11:30 AM
Open Book (Target Performance Hall) 1011 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis
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Freelance Fair & The Evolving and Advancing Methods of Book Publicity

Two events in one! MBPR is pleased to host a Freelance Fair in conjunction with the November luncheon meeting. The topic is a timely one and is sure to generate great discussion.

November 14, 2012 - 11:00 AM
Open Book (Target Performance Hall) 1011 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis
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MBPR’s Kick-off Luncheon for 2012 - 2013 Season

New Trends in Library Marketing and Sales, New Ways to Collaborate

September 26, 2012 - 12:30 PM
Open Book, Target Auditorium, 1011 Washington Ave South, Minneapolis, MN 55415
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