POSTPONED: A Conversation with HarperOne Publisher and President Judith Curr (Corte Madera Store)

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 7:00pm

Please note: This event has been postponed due to concerns for the health and well-being of our community. For updates on this event and for additional event information, please subscribe to our e-newsletter.

In conversation with Elaine Petrocelli

Join HarperOne publisher and president Judith Curr and Book Passage owner and founder Elaine Petrocelli for a lively conversation about the world of publishing. Together, they'll discuss the modern landscape of the industry; Judith's career in publishing, including some of her favorite memories and experiences; what HarperOne editors are looking for when they select manuscripts; as well as the upcoming titles she is most looking forward to releasing. Whether you're curious to learn more about the publishing industry, or if you are a new or established author, this conversation promises to be illuminating for all!

Judith Curr is President and Publisher of the HarperOne Group, which includes the imprints HarperOne, Amistad, HarperCollins Español, and HarperVia. She is expanding the imprint’s current editorial scope to include developing, marketing, and building fiction and non-fiction properties with global appeal for both the HarperCollins English and foreign language publishing programs. HarperOne is committed to publishing the most important books across the full spectrum of religion, spirituality, health, personal growth, social change, relationships, and creativity. Prior to joining HarperCollins, Curr founded Atria Books in 2002 and was named President and Publisher of Atria Publishing Group in 2012, with responsibility for all its editorial, publishing, and marketing activities. She oversaw Atria’s growth into a consistently successful and forward-thinking division with an array of imprints and was the guiding force behind publishing the international phenomenon The Secret by Rhonda Byrne (more than 35 million copies sold in 57 languages). She was an adjunct professor at NYU and has been featured in the New York Times, NPR, the Wall Street Journal, and Publishers Weekly. A native of Australia, Curr has been an executive in American publishing since 1996.

Location: 
51 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925