When: February 9
Where: Grad Commons
Attention Grad Students -- and anyone else who might be interested! Ever wanted to know how your PhD thesis could be turned into a book? For some helpful advice, why not attend a publishing workshop... Snacks will even be provided.
1:30 Introduction: Erika Dyck and Michael Kirkpatrick
1:30-2:15: Presentation by University of Manitoba Press, Editors David Carr and Jean Wilson
2:15-2:45: Questions, Answers, Discussion
2:45-3:00: Refreshment Break
3:00-3:45: Panel on Experiences Turning Dissertations into Books
Lucas Richert, Postdoctoral Fellow (History), "Using my Post-Doc to Revise My Book"
Simonne Horwitz, Assistant Professor (History), "Balancing Work and Revisions"
Valerie Korinek, Professor and Head of History, "Dissertation to Book: Some Suggestions"
3:45-4:15: Questions, Answers, Discussion
For more information, contact Michael Kirkpatrick (firstname.lastname@example.org)