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Basically Books

September 27, 2019 @ 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM


Announcing the 2019 Fall Session of Basically Books!


Friday, September 27
9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
Oxford University Press
198 Madison Ave
Lobby Conference Room


We will cover:

  • Introductions; Manuscripts, Editing and Design: the first steps in “making a book”
  • Prepress: what you need to do to get ready for press, including a look at color, color management and proofing
  • Paper: all you need to know about paper
  • P&Ls: an overview
  • Printing and Binding
  • Digital Printing: a primer on the process


There will be guest speakers for each step in the process and we will supply bagels for breakfast. Lunch will also be served. This program is absolutely free and is sponsored by the Book Industry Guild of New York.

***Registration is available to BIGNY members and member corporations. If you are not a member, you will be wait-listed and notified should space become available. Click here for membership information.


For more information or to sign up, please contact:
Steve Bedney / 516-650-5251 / sbedney@gmail.com

Space is very limited, so please hurry to register!


September 27, 2019
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM




Oxford University Press
198 Madison Ave
New York, NY 10016 United States
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