Join us for a workshop lead by Dr. Laura Portwood-Stacer aimed to assist scholarly authors navigating the publication process. Appropriate for faculty and advanced graduate students, topics include:
-The acquisitions, peer review, and contract process for scholarly books
-How to select target presses to ensure maximum likelihood of success
-When and how to approach acquisitions editors
-When and how to submit a book proposal to publishers
-The key components of the scholarly book proposal (and why they’re there)
-Common mistakes prospective authors make in their proposals
-Tips and tricks to make your book proposal stand out from the sea of submissions competitive presses receive
Further details TBD.
Originally published at reilly.nd.edu.