From Dissertation to Book
Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:45pm
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105
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.