TUESDAY, MAY 24,
BEA SHOW DAILY
MEETING AND EVENTS
9 a.m.–5 p.m.
International Rights and Business Center
Children’s Book and Author Breakast: Brian Selznick,Sarah Dessen, and Kevin Kenkes, with Julianne Moore as emcee.
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
9:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Big Ideas at BEA Conerence (22 panels) beginningwith “You Bought Your E-book Where? Digital Books and Brick& Mortar Bookstores” (9:30–10:30 a.m., room 1E14) and ending with“Translating Italy” (3:30–4:30 p.m., room 1E17). Other panels include“Twitter Fundamentals or Book Proessionals” (11 a.m.–noon, room1E14); AAP annual librarians book buzz (2–3:30 p.m., room 1A21);“What Is the Lowdown on the Global Publishing Marketplace?”(2:30–4 p.m., room 1E14); and “The Future o E-books” (3:30-4:30 p.m.,room 1E13)
10 a.m.–4 p.m.
Insight Stages (15 events) beginning with buzz author JustinTorres (We the Animals, Houghton Mifin Harcourt) interviewed byLouisa Ermelino (Publishers Weekly reviews director) at 10 a.m. onthe Midtown Stage and ending with “Great Unsolved CriminalCases,” with author Georey Gray (Skyjack: The Hunt or D.B. Coo-per, Crown), interviewed by New York magazine executive editor JohHomans at 4 p.m. on the Uptown Stage. Lisa See, Lemony Snicket,Dava Sobel, and the Rising Literary Stars o Russia are also amongthe other stage events today.
Michael Coey, Sonia Jae Robbins
Clive Chiu, Kenneth Nadel
Andrew Albanese, Rachel Deahl, Dick Donahue, Louisa Ermelino,Lynn Garrett, Sarah F. Gold, Jim Milliot, Calvin Reid, Diane Roback, Mark Rotella,Parul Seghal, John A. Sellers
Gwenda Bond, Natalie Danord, Lucinda Dyer, Karen Jones,Hilary S. Kayle, Bridget Kinsella, Claire Kirch, Sally Lodge, Suzanne Mantell,Shannon Maughan, Diane Patrick, Judith Rosen, Marc Schultz, Wendy Werris, Ada Price
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Catherine Fick, Kady Francesconi
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An amateur poker player winning the sport’smost prestigious event makes headlines, but Yang’s story placed him at the forefront of mediaattention.
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