Selling a Book by Its Cover
4:45 pm - 5:30 pm
Monday, October 25, 2021
Inspired by Debbie Millman’s new book, Why Design Matters: Conversations with the World’s Most Creative People (forthcoming 2022), four in-demand design and publishing professionals reveal the behind-the-scenes world of book-jacket design: Debbie Millman, cofounder of the School of Visual Arts’ Masters in Branding program; Chip Kidd, designer extraordinaire and bestselling author; Rodrigo Corral, creative director of publisher Farrar, Straus & Giroux and founder of his own firm; and Linda Huang, associate art director at publisher Random House.

  • Format: This is a live, virtual event on CrowdCast (RSVP link above).
  • Chat: Feel free to use the chat box in CrowdCast to share your thoughts and virtually cheer for and share kudos with the session's participants! Disorderly comments will be removed immediately. Please refer to the code of conduct.
  • Book(s): Click the book cover(s) below to purchase through BookPeople, Texas Book Festival's partner bookseller. Your purchase helps support the author(s), independent bookselling, and the Texas Book Festival. Thank you.
Debbie Millman, Chip Kidd, Linda Huang, Rodrigo Corral, Why Design Matters: Conversations with the World's Most Creative People

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