On this week’s episode of ATG: The Podcast, we have a fantastic interview with Nancy Maron, President and Founder of BlueSky to BluePrint, and Guest Editor of the December 2016/January 2017 issue of Against the Grain on “The Value of Publishing: What’s Worth Paying For?”
All of the featured articles mentioned in the podcast are available open access here on the ATG NewsChannel website:
The Value of Publishing: What’s Worth Paying For?
Guest Editor, Nancy L. Maron, President and Founder of BlueSky to BluePrint
I’ll Take Sifting and Winnowing for $1000, Alex
By Dennis Lloyd, Director, University of Wisconsin Press
Building a List
By Richard Carlin, Executive Editor, OUP
Lucid Prose, Good Timing, Happy Authors: Steps Toward Successful Editorial Production
By Jenya Weinreb, Managing Editor, Yale University Press
Dust Jackets to Dust?
By John Sherer, Director, University of North Carolina Press
Making Connections, Building Community
By Kathryn Conrad, Director, University of Arizona Press
Small but Mighty: How University Presses Bring Academic Ideas to the World
By Jessica Lawrence-Hurt, International & Institutional Sales & Marketing Manager, The MIT Press
Adding Media, Adding Value
By Susan Doerr, Assistant Director, Digital Publishing and Operations, University of Minnesota Press
Ditching the Guillotine: An Education in Accessibility
By Becky Brasington Clark, Director, Publishing Office, Library of Congress
The Singularity of the Book
By Carey C. Newman, Director, Baylor University Press
We’d like to thank Nancy and all of her contributing authors for putting together a wonderful issue!
Leah was appointed Executive Director of the Charleston Conference in 2017, and has served in various roles with the Charleston Information Group, LLC, since 2004. Prior to working for the conference, she was Assistant Director of Graduate Admissions for the College of Charleston for four years. She lives in a small town near Columbia, SC, with her husband and two kids where they raise a menagerie of farm animals.