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Publishing

Trade Books, Monographs, Textbooks, E-books: How to Publish and Thrive in A Changing World 2015

Trade Books, Monographs, Textbooks, E-books: How to Publish and Thrive in A Changing World 2015

November 12, 2015

Do you want to write something different, bigger, more ambitious than journal articles? Are you writing a book, or thinking about it? You know that publishing has changed even in just the last ten years. What do you need to know in 2015 (and 2016) to write and publish a book successfully? Watch the full event video on YouTube.

Panelists

Jill Kneerim, Managing Director, Kneerim & Williams Literary Agency
Gita Manaktala, Editorial Director, MIT Press
Sharmila Sen, Executive Editor-at-Large, Harvard University Press

Stylish Academic Writing

Stylish Academic Writing

May 20, 2013

In this workshop, panelists presented a smorgasbord of evidence-based strategies – from the perspectives of writing coach, author, and editor -- for colleagues who aspire to write more confidently, stylishly, engagingly and daringly. Watch the full event on YouTube.

Panelists

  • Steven Pinker, Harvard College Professor and Johnstone Family Professor, Department of Psychology, Harvard University
  • Elizabeth Knoll, Executive Editor-at-Large, Harvard University Press
  • Featuring: Helen Sword, Associate Professor of Academic Practice, The University of Auckland, New Zealand

Social Media

Managing Your Online Reputation

Managing Your Online Reputation

March 20, 2012

Managing Your Online Reputation - This session showcased the experiences of current Harvard faculty, who addressed ways in which academics can maximize online exposure for themselves and their scholarly work. It offers practical guidance on managing online reputation, including the nuts and bolts of how to review and manage public web profiles, and a look at emerging trends.

Watch the full event on YouTube.

Panelists

Moderated by Perry Hewitt, Chief Digital Officer, Harvard University
Alyssa Goodman, Professor of Astronomy, Harvard University
Gary King, Albert J. Weatherhead III University Professor, Harvard University
Misiek Piskorski, Associate Professor of Business Administration, Harvard University