Candice Chaplin, Backlist Sales V-P & Director at Penguin Random House, Died From Cancer

Candice Chaplin, a long-time Penguin Random House sales, marketing, and publicity executive who was most recently v-p, director, backlist sales, passed away on September 8. She was 53 years old.…

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Longtime Publishing Editor Genevieve Young Died At 89
This 2018 photo released by the Gordon Parks Foundation shows Genevieve Young, a publishing editor and wife of photographer and filmmaker Gordon Parks. Young was 89 when she died at her home in Manhattan on Feb. 18, 2020, after a long battle with cancer. She was a publishing editor with a long and diverse legacy. Beyond publishing a paid notice in The New York Times, the family says it had trouble finding anyone to report on her death because of the quickly spreading coronavirus. Plans for a memorial tribute, originally scheduled for last spring, remain on hold. (Gordon Parks Foundation via AP)

Longtime Publishing Editor Genevieve Young Died At 89

Genevieve Young was a publishing editor with a long and varied career. She began in the early 1950s, when there were few female editors and even fewer Asians. She collaborated…

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