Rockaway Writers Group To Meet At RAA
The Rockaway Artists Alliance has been holding a monthly Rockaway writers group since September 2008. The next meeting at T 6 on Sunday, January 18 at 4 p.m. will include special guest, Nita Taublib, an editor at Bantam Dell Publishing Group. She will speak informally, Question and Answer, about the dynamics and vagaries of the publishing world.
As the Deputy Publisher and Editorial Director, Taublib is responsible for managing all aspects of the adult hardcover, trade and mass market publishing program from acquisition and scheduling, to packaging and production, and helping the publishing to set and implement sales goals. The Art, Production, Managing Editorial, Copy and Editorial Departments report to her. Some of the authors published include John Grisham, Danielle Steel, Dean Koontz, Daniel Goleman, Stephen Hawking, Lee Child and several other commercial fiction and non-fiction bestsellers.
Taublib has worked for Bantam Dell for 21 years. Prior to that, she worked for Macmillan, W H Smith and Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. She has a BA in Anthropology from SUNY Binghamton.