It's the third day of the annual blog tour for University Press Week. Stayed tuned tomorrow when we share quintessential street photographer Mark Cohen's 1970s street style and his behind-the-photos commentary. Our fellow presses are featuring themed posts for each day of the week. Check out yesterday's stops here. Monday's posts are collected here. Today's theme is University Press Design.
Participate in the celebration by reading through the blog tour all this week, contribute to the conversation using the hashtags #ReadUP #UPshelfie #UPWeek on social media, and visit www.UniversityPressWeek.org for more information.
Blog Tour Day 3
University Press Design
Athabascau University Press in-house designer and production coordinator will be looking at the press's favorite fonts for interior book design.
- Visit the Athabascau University Press Blog
Hope LeGro, director of Georgetown Languages, discusses what it takes for editors to get textbook content ready for the designer so that the book and the coordinating ancillary materials create the best possible learning experience.
- Visit the Georgetown University Press Blog
- Visit the Harvard University Press Blog
The Northwestern University Press will feature a Q&A with book cover designer and Creative Director, Marianne Jankowski, in which she will discuss her own design background and answer several questions such as, "How is working on a trade cover different from a scholarly cover?" and "What are some of the trends in university press design that you've noticed?" Marianne has over 25 years experience in book design.
- Visit the Northwestern University Press Blog
- Visit the Princeton University Press Blog
- Visit the Syracuse University Press Blog
- Visit the Stanford University Press Blog