From Dissertation to Book

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:45pm

Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Event Contact

Miller, Sylvia
919-668-7951

Speaker(s): 
Kenneth Wissoker, Editorial Director, Duke University Press

How should scholars think about subject, tone, length, and audience in revising their dissertation into a first book? How are second books different? Ken Wissoker, Editorial Director at Duke University Press, offers advice about the process, challenges, and possibilities of writing and publishing scholarly books. Reception follows at 5:00 P.M. Free of charge and open to the public. Co-sponsored by Versatile Humanists at Duke.

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:45pm
Sponsor
Publishing Humanities Initiative
Event Co-Sponsors
Franklin Humanities Institute (FHI)