Spring 2016 David Pecker Lecture with Susan Katz

On Thursday, April 28th students, alumni, and faculty gathered for the Spring 2016 David Pecker Lecture to hear from this year’s David Pecker Visiting Professor, Ms. Susan Katz. Ms. Katz is the Former President and Publisher of HarperCollins Children’s Books. She was joined by her colleagues Jenn Klonsky, Editorial Director at HarperCollins; Erica Sussman, Editorial Director at HarperCollins; … Continue reading Spring 2016 David Pecker Lecture with Susan Katz

Spring 2014 David Pecker Lecture – The Power of PW with Cevin Bryerman

On Thursday, May 1, 2014, students, faculty, and friends of the MS in Publishing program were invited to the Spring 2014 David Pecker lecture. Cevin Bryerman, Publisher and Vice President of Publishers Weekly, and the 2013-2014 David J. Pecker Distinguished Professor, presented his lecture, “The Power of PW.” Professor Raskin, the Chair of the MS in Publishing … Continue reading Spring 2014 David Pecker Lecture – The Power of PW with Cevin Bryerman

David Pecker Lecture on Self-Publishing

Thinking about entering the publishing industry? Wondering where self-publishing fits into the great, big world of publishing? Join Pace’s MS in Publishing Program at the David Pecker lecture presented by Cevin Bryerman, David Pecker Distinguished Visiting Professor of Publishing for the 2013-2014 academic year.  Bryerman is Publisher and Vice President of Publishers Weekly magazine and has been in … Continue reading David Pecker Lecture on Self-Publishing

Spring 2013 David Pecker Lecture by Arthur A. Levine

Inspiration from Arthur A. Levine By Professor Manuela Soares   Children’s Book editor and publisher Arthur Levine shared insights about his life and career at the 2nd David Pecker Lecture on April 10th at the Midtown Executive Club.   With charm, enthusiasm, and wit Arthur revealed his professional journey  — from looking for his first … Continue reading Spring 2013 David Pecker Lecture by Arthur A. Levine

David Pecker Distinguished Visiting Professor Lecture!

All M.S. in Publishing students and faculty are officially invited to the David Pecker lecture presented by Michael Healy, David Pecker Distinguished Visiting Professor of Publishing for the 2011-2012 academic year.  The title of the lecture is “Global, Mobile, and Personal: the Future of Publishing in Hazardous Times.” When all the traditional certainties have disappeared, … Continue reading David Pecker Distinguished Visiting Professor Lecture!

Announcing the 2016-17 Visiting David Pecker Professor, Lisa Sharkey

The 2016-17 David J. Pecker Distinguished Professorship Lisa Sharkey, senior vice president and director of creative development for HarperCollins Publishers Worldwide, has been appointed the David J. Pecker Distinguished Professor for the 2016-17 academic year. This Distinguished Professorship enables Pace University to recruit and invite chief executive officers of major publishing companies and other industry … Continue reading Announcing the 2016-17 Visiting David Pecker Professor, Lisa Sharkey

Interview with Susan Katz, the David Pecker Distinguished Visiting Professor

Interview with Susan Katz, David Pecker Distinguished Visiting Professor for the 2015-2016 Academic Year It is an honor to have Susan Katz serving as the David Pecker Distinguished Professor for the 2015-2016 academic year. Ms. Katz joined Harper & Row in 1987 as President and Publisher of the College Division and as a member of the … Continue reading Interview with Susan Katz, the David Pecker Distinguished Visiting Professor

Interview with Paul Levitz, David Pecker Distinguished Visiting Professor for the 2014-2015 Academic Year

It is an honor to have Paul Levitz serving as the David Pecker Distinguished Professor for the 2014-2015 academic year.  Mr. Levitz is a comic fan, editor, writer, and executive.  He formerly was president and publisher of DC Comics and presently teaches Publishing Comics and Graphic Novels and Publishing Transmedia at Pace University.  He is … Continue reading Interview with Paul Levitz, David Pecker Distinguished Visiting Professor for the 2014-2015 Academic Year

Announcing the 2014-15 Visiting David Pecker Distinguished Professor, Paul Levitz

Dear MS in Publishing Community, It gives me great pleasure to announce that Paul Levitz will serve as Visiting David Pecker Distinguished Professor for the academic year 2014-15. Paul Levitz was born in Brooklyn, NY in 1956, and entered the comics industry in 1971 as editor/publisher of The Comic Reader, the first mass-circulation fanzine devoted … Continue reading Announcing the 2014-15 Visiting David Pecker Distinguished Professor, Paul Levitz

Visiting Distinguished David Pecker Professor: Arthur A. Levine

Arthur A. Levine, Scholastic Vice-President, Publisher of Arthur A. Levine Books, and editor of the Harry Potter series, is the Visiting Distinguished David Pecker Professor  the 2012/2013 academic year for Pace’s MS in Publishing program.  On Wednesday, November 28th, he spoke at the Mid-town Executive Club to a full house of interested students, faculty and … Continue reading Visiting Distinguished David Pecker Professor: Arthur A. Levine