4 Shout-Outs to Publishers Doing Their Part During the COVID-19 Outbreak | April 17

At the end of a week that's seen a deluge of negative headlines, both in the media business and the news in general, there remain plenty of opportunities to look for the helpers. As we have each of the last three Fridays, today we highlight four more publishers who are giving back in some way to institutions, healthcare providers or everyday people in need of some support to get through this crisis. Hearst Magazines Hearst Magazines' luxury and design collection, the division comprised of Elle Decor, House Beautiful, Town & Country and Veranda magazines, announced this week that it's partnered with Habitat for Humanity New York City to launch "Design Unites," a virtual auction hosted on the online platform Charitybuzz and featuring "one-of-a-kind" items and experiences curated by Hearst's editorial teams. Items up for bid include one-on-one Zoom consultations with experts such as interior designer Nate Berkus, Queer Eye's Bobby Berk, Town & Country editor-in-chief Stellene Volandes or Elle Decor editor-in-chief Whitney Robinson, a virtual art consultation and custom painting by artist Sally King Benedict and more. All proceeds will benefit Habitat NYC's Emergency Housing Relief Fund, which was launched last week to support New Yorkers impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. SHAPE Over at Meredith Corp., Shape senior fashion editor Jenn Barthole has launched a campaign called "Sneakers for Heroes," leveraging her social media following as well as her relationships... Continue reading at 'Folio Magazine'

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4 Shout-Outs to Publishers Doing Their Part During the COVID-19 Outbreak | April 17

At the end of a week that's seen a deluge of negative headlines, both in the media business and the news in general, there remain plenty of opportunities to look for the helpers. As we have each of the last three Fridays, today we highlight four more publishers who are giving back in some way... Continue reading at Folio Magazine

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4 Shout-Outs to Publishers Doing Their Part During the COVID-19 Outbreak | April 10

Here we are in week three of our new (hopefully short-lived) weekly roundup of praise for publishers doing their part to give back to their communities and readerships during the COVID-19 pandemic. It’s heartening to see publishers act selflessly, despite the challenges their own businesses and... Continue reading at Folio Magazine

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4 Shout-Outs to Publishers Doing Their Part During the COVID-19 Outbreak | April 3

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“Pugilistic metaphors and hard-drinking aphorisms … a brittle misogyny and a vainglorious narcissism. And then there are all the dead animals.” David Barnes considers the baggage of Ernest Hemingway, 100 years after his first published work. | Lit Hub Criticism Welcome to the Shakespeare... Continue reading at Literrary Hub

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