Publishing Your Dissertation Research
You have written and successfully defended your dissertation. Now it is time to begin publishing your work. This webinar will walk you through the process of getting your dissertation ready for publication—whether you decide to shape it into a book manuscript or to break it into articles for submission to journals.
In this webinar you will learn how to revise your dissertation research for publication as journal articles or a book. You will learn to:
- Reconceive your audience
- Reconceive your authorial voice
- Reconceive the purpose of your writing
- Revise your content to fit your new purpose
- Choose appropriate journals and presses
- Navigate peer review
Join Amy Benson Brown for this webinar on January 22, 2015 at:
- noon Pacific
- 1 p.m. Mountain
- 2 p.m. Central
- 3 p.m. Eastern
About the Presenter
Amy Benson Brown, Director of Academic Writing at ACW, has over a decade of experience working with faculty members on book proposals and other academic writing projects. As Director of the Author Development Program at Emory University from 2002—2012, she worked with faculty in disciplines that range from Political Science to History, Theology, Medicine, Public Health, Nursing, Music, and Law. As a writing coach, Amy's approach is informed by both her own background as a teacher of writing and her own continuing practice as a writer. Her publications include a book of literary criticism that grew out of her dissertation, two edited collections, academic articles, science journalism, and, most recently, a book of poetry. Amy received her BA at the University of South Carolina, an MA in English Literature from Rutgers University, and a PhD in English Literature from Emory University.