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First Annual University of Illinois Press Publishing Symposium

Event Type
Seminar/Symposium
Topics
panel discussion, publishing
Sponsor
University of Illinois Press, OVCR Office of Research and Proposal Development, the Unit for Criticism and Interpretative Theory, the center for advanced Study, and the Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities
Location
Levis Faculty Center
Date
Feb 15, 2019   9:00 am - 5:00 pm  
Cost
Free
Registration
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Join us for a day of interactive workshops, round tables, and conversations about publishing.

Topics will include:

-Crafting a Good Proposal

-Building a Relationship with a University Press

-Tips for a First Book

-Trends in Journal Publication

-Debunking Myths about publishing

Keynote Address: #PublishingWhileBlack: Reflections on "Diversity," Antiracism, and Equity, Speaker: Jill Petty, Former Editor for South End Press, Beacon Press, and Northwestern University Press.

 

A full schedule can be found here: https://www.press.uillinois.edu/about/symposium.html

Registration is not required to attend the symposium, but we encourage pre-registration to help us organize our space for attendees. Box lunches will be provided only to those who pre-register by February 7, 2019. Register here:https://forms.illinois.edu/sec/9516932

 

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