Category Archives: Author Events

New Global Wiley Press Room Launches!

October 2, 2009 – The new global Wiley Press Room has launched. To continue receiving the latest news from Wiley, please visit: http://www.wiley.com/go/press.

Event: Nathan Gardels & Mike Medavoy, authors of American Idol After Iraq, will be speaking & signing books in Los Angeles

Nathan Gardels & Mike Medavoy American Idol After Iraq: Competing for Hearts and Minds in the Global Media Age Event: Speak & Sign Location: Book Soup 8818 W. Sunset Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90069-2125 Date: August 26, 2009

Event: Frank Shamrock, author of Mixed Martial Arts For Dummies, to speak & sign books in San Jose

Frank Shamrock Mixed Martial Arts For Dummies Event: Speak & Sign Location: Borders 356 Santana Row, Suite 1030 San Jose, CA 95128 Date: August 11, 2009 Time: 7-8:30 pm

Event: Jason Boyett, author of Pocket Guide to the Afterlife, will be speaking & signing books in Amarillo, TX

Jason Boyett Pocket Guide to the Afterlife: Heaven, Hell, and Other Ultimate Destinations Event: Speak & Sign Location: Barnes & Noble 2415 Soncy Rd. Amarillo, TX 79124 Date: August 14, 2009 Time: 7pm

Erin Manning in the Geek Lab at BlogHer ’09!

July 21, 2009 — “Join Erin Manning and John Wiley & Sons for an afternoon photography promenade in Chicago! Are you new to digital photography, a hobbyist looking to enhance the quality of your pictures, or wondering how to maximize the use of your digital camera? Erin Manning has the answers. Join us at BlogHer […]

Event: Nancy Kehoe, author of Wrestling with Our Inner Angels, to speak & sign books in Newport, KY

Nancy Kehoe Wrestling with Our Inner Angels: Faith, Mental Illness, and the Journey to Wholeness Event: Speak & Sign Location: Barnes & Noble One Levee Way Newport, KY Date: July 25, 2009 Time: 3-5pm

Photos: Denise Spatafora, author of BETTER BIRTH, holds a Skype Event

July 8, 2009 – Denise Spatafora, author of  Better Birth: The Ultimate Guide to Childbirth from Home Births to Hospitals, holds a Skype Event. View photos from the event below:

Event: David Faber, author of And Then the Roof Caved In, to speak & sign books in NYC

David Faber And Then the Roof Caved In: How Wall Street Greed and Stupidity Brought Capitalism to Its Knees Event: Speak & Sign Location: Barnes & Noble 555 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10017 Date: July 30, 2009 Time: 6:30-7:30pm

Event: Nancy Kehoe, author of Wrestling With Our Inner Angels, to speak & sign books in Cincinnati

Nancy Kehoe Wrestling with Our Inner Angels: Faith, Mental Illness, and the Journey to Wholeness Event: Speak & Sign Location: JosephBeth Bookstore 2692 Madison Rd. Cincinnati, OH 45208 Date: July 23, 2009 Time: 7:00pm

Event: Mike Robbins, author of Be Yourself, Everyone Else is Already Taken, to speak & sign books in Tempe, AZ

Mike Robbins Be Yourself, Everyone Else is Already Taken: Transform Your Life with the Power of Authenticity Event: Speak & Sign Location: Changing Hands Bookstore 6428 S. McClintock Dr. Tempe, AZ 85283 Date: July 22, 2009 Time: 7pm

Video: Barry Ritholtz speaks about his book Bailout Nation

June 24, 2009 – Barry Ritholtz appears at Book Revue Bookstore speaking about his book Bailout Nation: How Greed and Easy Money Corrupted Wall Street and Shook the World Economy. Barry Ritholtz talking about Bailout Nation Part One Barry Ritholtz talking about Bailout Nation Part Two

Event: Ryan Grim, author of This Is Your Country on Drugs, to speak & sign books in NYC

Ryan Grim This Is Your Country on Drugs: The Secret History of Getting High in America Event: Speak & Sign Location: Bluestocking Books 172 Allen St. New York, NY Date: July 6, 2009 Time: 7pm-9pm

Photos: Barry Ritholtz at Book Revue Bookstore

June 24, 2009 – Barry Ritholtz, author of Bailout Nation: How Greed and Easy Money Corrupted Wall Street and Shook the World Economy, appears at Book Revue Bookstore. Photos of the event can be viewed below:

Photos: Wiley at BEA 2009

June 17, 2009 – John Wiley & Sons, publisher of must-have content, appears at Book Expo America 2009. Photos of the event can be viewed below:

Video: Chris Brogan and Julien Smith speak on what it means to be a ‘Trust Agent’ at BEA

June 17, 2009 – In Trust Agents: Using the Web to Build Influence, Improve Reputation, and Earn Trust, two social media veterans show you how to tap into the power of social networks to build your brand’s influence, reputation, and, of course, profits.  Author Chris Brogan shares what it means to be a Trust Agent […]