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Denver Publishing Institute

Publishing Institute

Course Content

Special Sessions

The curriculum is supplemented by special sessions and field trips designed to give students an insider's view of the workings of the world of publishing.

  • Field trip to The Perseus Books Group, part of Hachette Book Group, to meet key staff members of an exciting publisher located in Boulder, CO.
  • Birth of the Book: A discussion between Nick Arvin, author of Mad Boy: An Account of Henry Phipps in the War of 1812, Europa Editions, 2018, and Karl Weber, President, Karl Weber Literary, former Editor and Publisher with McGraw-Hill, John Wiley & Sons, Times Business/Random House, Inc. Hosted by the Tattered Cover Book Store.
  • Special Sessions on Career Development. There will be an opening session on making connections through networking.  Human resource specialists will answer questions and provide tips on résumés, cover letters, interviews, using LinkedIn, and making job connections. During the final week, each student will have an opportunity for a one-on-one mock interview with a seasoned publisher.