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Minorities in Publishing

The brain child of publishing professional Jenn Baker, Minorities in Publishing (MiP) is a podcast discussing diversity (or lack thereof) in the book publishing industry with other professionals working in-house as well as authors and those in the literary scene.

Nov 1, 2015

[Additional sound editing for this episode was provided by MR Daniel. Thanks, MR!]

Episode 27 is a dedication episode to writer, bookseller, RI Writers Colony & Clever Agency founder, Brook Stephenson who sadly passed away this summer. Jenn speaks with Big 5 publishing editor Adrienne Ingrum, and award-winning authors Renée Watson & Jason Reynolds to reminisce about Brook's work, his personality, & his unwavering philanthropy for artists of color. 

Should you have interest in learning more and/or donating to Brook's "baby" the RI Writers Colony you can find more information on this retreat for writers of color at the website here and also see video & pictures on the Colony's Facebook page here

Brook Stephenson