Books out of Beinecke: How Books are Designed

Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 4:00pm

Beinecke Library, 121 Wall Street

Story Time: Essays on American Children's Literature from the Betsy Beinecke Shirley Collection
Edited by Timothy Young

Guests: Heather Klemann, Yale University; and Megan Mangum, Words That Work

Beinecke Library is publishing three books with Yale University Press this Fall.
Join us for discussions with people who have played important roles in creating the books.
This focus of this event will be: How Books are Designed.
Curator and Publications Director Timothy Young will talk with Megan Mangum, book designer, about how books are prepared for publication through layout and design. Contributor Heather Klemann will join the discussion to offer her thoughts on how design works with text.

For more information or to purchase Story Time, please visit Yale University Press


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