Publishing Boot Camp Series
- Build knowledge about the roles of editors, and marketing and publicity departments
- Acquire practical skills to evaluate submissions
- Gain experience editing pages of fiction and non-fiction manuscripts
- Develops skills to identity new outlets and channels for book promotions and sales
The art of shaping a manuscript into a publishable book, and finding and reaching an audience takes skill, strategy, and a team of experts. These weekend intensive workshops provide hands-on exploration of the many facets of book editing, marketing and publicity. Learn how to select a book for publication and to best work with the author and with stakeholders in the publishing company itself. Explore the intricacies of genre, pacing, plot, and voice, as well as research and accuracy in both fiction and non-fiction genres. Learn about best practices for targeting the right readers for a book, and how to raise awareness and convert interest into sales. Learn more about the Certificate In Professional Copyediting, Proofreading, and Fact-Checking and the NYU SPS Center for Publishing .
This Spring, study from anywhere in the world in the safety and comfort of your home through online or remote instruction.