Publishing in the Humanities – Liverpool University Press and Professor Charles Forsdick (includes Lunch)

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAMr Anthony Cond (Liverpool University Press) and Professor Charles Forsdick will lead a  lunchtime session on Publishing in the Humanities on 9th April 2013, 12.00 – 2.30.

This event is now full 

The event is specially constructed for PGRs and will cover the following:

  • Underlying commercial factors in publishing
  • The sector as a whole (includes digital publishing, global sales, Online Authorship, etc.)
  • procedures for submitting proposals
  • what actually happens at the publishing end
  •  the shaping of an intellectual project
  • what a reviewer or series editor looks for
  • how to decide whether a book or journal is the best outlet
  • Research Excellence Framework
  • Academic perspectives on Open Access, hiring etc.

Anthony Cond is the Managing Director and Commissioning Editor (Literature & Languages) for Liverpool University Press. Professor Charles Forsdick is the James Barrow Professor of French in the Department of Cultures, Languages and Area Studies.