NYU SPS Media Talk: From Backlist to Bestseller

Wednesday, February 16, 2022 - 6:00pm
NYU SPS Center for Publishing
VIRTUAL EVENT
New York City, NY N/A
United States

VIRTUAL EVENT. Free. Eastern Time.

How an inspiring author, Robin Wall Kimmerer, the power of independent bookstores, and word of mouth turned Braiding Sweetgrass into a publishing phenomenon.

Please join us for a panel discussion co-hosted by the NYU SPS Center for Publishing, NYU SPS Office of Alumni Relations and Milkweed Editions on the 2021-2022 NYU Reads selection, Braiding Sweetgrass. Learn how an indie book sold half a million copies and topped bestseller lists eight years after publication. Hear from the author, Milkweed Editions Publisher & CEO Daniel Slager, and Point Reyes bookstore owner Stephen Sparks share their insights into this remarkable story.