ALA Cognotes May 2019 Preview - 1

COGNOTES
MAY PREVIEW EDITION
WASHINGTON D.C.

AMERICAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION

A Conversation with
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor

S

onia Sotomayor, Associate Justice, was
born in Bronx, New York, on June
25, 1954. She earned a B.A. in 1976
from Princeton University, graduating summa
cum laude and receiving
the university's highest academic honor. In 1979, she
earned a JD. from Yale Law
School where she served
as an editor of the Yale
Law Journal. She thereafter
served as Assistant District
Attorney in the New York
County District Attorney's
Office from 1979-1984.
She then litigated international commercial matters
in New York City at Pavia
& Harcourt, where she
was an associate and then
partner from 1984-1992. In 1991, President
George H.W. Bush nominated her to the
U.S. District Court, Southern District of
New York, and she served in that role from
1992-1998. She then served as a judge on the
United States Court of Appeals for the Second

Circuit from 1998-2009. President Barack
Obama nominated her as an Associate Justice
of the Supreme Court on May 26, 2009, and
she assumed this role August 8, 2009. Justice
Sotomayor is the author of
My Beloved World, Turning
Pages, The Beloved World of
Sonia Sotomayor, and the
forthcoming Just Ask! This
session will take place on
Saturday, June 22, 2019,
8:30-9:30 a.m.
The session will be
moderated by Jill Santopolo, the Associate Publisher of Philomel Books,
an imprint of Penguin
Random House. She edits
an array of best-selling and
award-winning authors,
including Sonia Sotomayor, Chelsea Clinton,
Kamala Harris, Temple Grandin, Mayim
Bialik, Lisa Graff, Jeffrey Kluger, Terry Border, and Amy Ephron. Santopolo is also the
international and best-selling author of The
Light We Lost and More Than Words, as well as

JOIN US IN DC!

REGISTER
NOW

MAKE YOUR
SCHEDULE

Justice Sonia Sotomayor
Auditorium Speaker
Saturday 6/22, 8:30 - 9:30 a.m.

Sonia Sotomayor
(photo by Elena Seibert)

the Sparkle Spa series, the Follow Your Heart
books, and the Alec Flint mysteries. She was
a thesis advisor for the New School's MFA
program, on the faculty of the Columbia
Publishing Course, and an adjunct professor at McDaniel College, where she helped
develop the online certificate program in
Writing for Children.
Justice Sotomayor's publisher is Penguin
Random House.
Get details and add to your schedule
now.

Specialty Pavilions Offer
In-Depth Look at Everything New

W

ith more than 900 exhibiting
organizations, the ALA Annual
Conference & Exhibition's exhibit floor is an integral part of your learning,
professional development, and networking.
The Specialty Pavilions on the show floor give
librarians the chance to
get an in-depth look at
what's new, including
the latest publications,
products and technologies.
Expanded with new
features, the Diversity in Publishing Pavilion will be home to a wide range of titles,
publications, and displays. One area of the
pavilion will feature exhibits from diverse
publishers offering attendees an opportunity
to talk with editors, writers, and authors with
different viewpoints. The pavilion will also be
home to a display celebrating 50 years of the
Coretta Scott King Book Awards, a traveling

BOOK YOUR
TRIP

exhibit developed by the NCCIL. 
A  Diverse Publication Showcase  will
round out the area. The showcase will be live
online before, during, and after the event and
allow exhibitors to enter their books into a
searchable database. Titles will then be displayed in the showcase
for attendees to review and build a list of
"most wanted"  books
for their own collections, using the MyBookTote mobile app.
The pavilion is sponsored by Gale Cengage
Learning and the Combined Book Exhibit.
Visit the Sound Garden Pavilion. There's
a "listening lounge," an area of kiosks offering
the first chapter of exhibitor's audiobooks,
categorized by subject. A separate area will
offer exposure to a wide range of publishing
» see page 3

EXHIBITS
INFO


https://www.eventscribe.com/2019/ALA-Annual/index.asp https://www.eventscribe.com/2019/ALA-Annual/fsPopup.asp?Mode=presInfo&PresentationID=565741 https://www.eventscribe.com/2019/ALA-Annual/fsPopup.asp?Mode=presInfo&PresentationID=565741 https://www.youtu.be/U224dMfEszg https://2019.alaannual.org/registration/register-now https://www.eventscribe.com/2019/ALA-Annual/index.asp https://2019.alaannual.org/travel/hotels https://2019.alaannual.org/exhibit-hall

ALA Cognotes May 2019 Preview

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of ALA Cognotes May 2019 Preview

ALA Cognotes May 2019 Preview - 1
ALA Cognotes May 2019 Preview - 2
ALA Cognotes May 2019 Preview - 3
ALA Cognotes May 2019 Preview - 4
ALA Cognotes May 2019 Preview - 5
ALA Cognotes May 2019 Preview - 6
ALA Cognotes May 2019 Preview - 7
ALA Cognotes May 2019 Preview - 8
ALA Cognotes May 2019 Preview - 9
ALA Cognotes May 2019 Preview - 10
ALA Cognotes May 2019 Preview - 11
ALA Cognotes May 2019 Preview - 12
ALA Cognotes May 2019 Preview - 13
ALA Cognotes May 2019 Preview - 14
ALA Cognotes May 2019 Preview - 15
ALA Cognotes May 2019 Preview - 16
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_preview__201905
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_midwinter_highlights_201901
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_preview_201901
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_midwinter2019_december
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_annualconf_highlights_201806
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_preview_201806
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_preview_201805
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_midwinter_highlights_201802
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_preview_201801
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_preview_201712
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_annualconf_highlights_201706
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_annualconf_preview_201706
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_preview_201705
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_midwinter_highlights201701
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_midwinter_preview_201701
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_midwinter_preview_201612
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_annualconf_highlights_2016
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_annualconf_preview_201606
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_annualconf_preview_201605
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_midwinter_highlights_201601
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_midwinter_preview_201512
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_annualconf_preview_201511
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_annualconf_highlights2015
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_annualconf_preview_201506
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_annualconf_preview2015
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_midwinter_highlights2015
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_midwinter_preview_201501
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_midwinter_preview2015
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_annualconf_highlights2014
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_annualconf_preview_201406
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_annualconf_preview2014
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_midwinterhighlights_201402
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_midwinterpreview_201401
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_midwinter2014_preview
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_annualconf_highlights201307
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_annualconf_preview201306
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_annualconf_preview2013
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_seattle_wrapup201301
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_seattle_preview201301
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_seattle_preview201212
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_anaheim_highlights201206
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_annualconf_preview2012
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_anaheim_preview201205
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_dallas_highlights201201
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_dallas_preview201201
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_dallas_preview201111
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_neworleans_highlights201106
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_neworleans_preview201106
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_neworleans_preview201105
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_sandiego_highlights201101
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_sandiego_previewupdate2011
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_sandiego_highlights2011
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_dc_highlights2010
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_dc_preview2010_2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_dc_preview2010
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_hightlights2010
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_preview2010
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/hall-erickson/alacognotes_200907
http://www.nxtbookMEDIA.com