Better Know A Media Org: CBC

chicago_book_clinic.pngToday’s organization: Chicago Book Clinic

About the organization:

Founded in 1936, the Chicago Book Clinic encourages excellence in publishing by providing a platform for educational, social & professional interaction of our members. Our members are professionals in book and media publishing, printing, editorial, design, and all business aspects of our industry.

Living in Chicago is not a requirement.

To join, you must:
Membership is open to anyone with an interest in any aspect of bookmaking from concept to distribution.

You’ll get:
Networking programs
The Book and Media Show in Chicago
Courses and seminars (in Chicago)
Merit scholarships for selected local students

And for that, you’ll pay:
$70 for one year

We’ve compiled as many professional organizations as we can find in all the disciplines that mediabistro visitors work in, and will be featuring one a day til we run out. We’re going in alphabetical order so nobody feels slighted, but if we skipped your favorite group by mistake, please let us know.