Susan Ferber is executive editor for American and world history at Oxford University Press USA. Her list includes academic and trade titles, including first books as well as works by senior scholars.   Books she has edited have won numerous awards, including Pulitzer and Bancroft prizes.  She has written thought pieces for a variety of publications, including The Chronicle of Higher Education, Passport, and Perspectives on History. For more on her background, see

On Friday October 28th Ms. Ferber will be leading a two part program on “The World of Book Publishing”.  Please use the links below to sign up for each component.

Discussion – The World of Book PublishingA discussion over lunch on Friday October 28th at 12:15 pm in the CTLR Lounge. Sign up here

Join Susan Ferber for an interactive discussion about trends and dynamics in the publishing of books today.  Susan will share thoughts on how to successfully navigate this complex world.

Individual ConsultationsFriday afternoon, October 28, from 1:30 – 4:30 pm in the CTLR Conference Room. Sign up here

Each consultation will run about 20 to 25 minutes. You do not need to have a prospectus to share, but if you do that will help to focus your time. Feel free to show up with questions only.