Hosted by: American Ethnological Society
Of interest to: Students, generalists, faculty
Primary Theme: Academic Career Development, Practicing / Applied Career Development, Humanistic Anthropology
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This workshop is focused on helping attendees who are interested in the possibility of submitting book
manuscripts to peer-reviewed academic publishers. Workshop participants will include acquisitions editors
from three university presses who have overseen the review of hundreds of manuscripts covering a wide range
of topics. Some of the topics that will be covered include: choosing the right publisher for your work; preparing a book proposal
or prospectus; submitting your book manuscript; how the peer review process works; revising your manuscript;
working with publishers to promote your book; and tips for avoiding common mistakes.