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2011 Workshop on Publication Strategies in the Humanities

February 23, 2011 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

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Workshop and Panel Discussion:

Paul Boyer, Merle Curti Professor Emeritus of History, Editor, UW-Press Series, Studies in American Thought and Culture; Editor-in-Chief, The Oxford Companion to United States History. Former director of the Institute, 1993-2001.

Nancy Marshall, Associate Professor of Art History; author of Painting Victorian London: City of Gold and Mud, Yale University Press, 2010. Resident Fellow at the Institute, 2008.

Gwen Walker, Acquisitions Editor, University of Wisconsin Press

Susan Stanford Friedman, Director, Institute for Research in the Humanities and Co-Editor of Contemporary Women’s Writing, Oxford University Press Journal, 2007-today.


Format: Panelists will make brief presentations (about 7-10 minutes) on publication issues most related to their work as editors and/or mentors. Presentations should take about 40 minutes. The remainder of the seminar will be discussion, with all attendees encouraged to bring questions, ideas, concerns, strategies, and issues for group discussion.


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Lunch: A catered lunch will be available for those who RSVPed for lunch, at 11:45am. RSVP to rsvp@irh.wisc.edu by Wednesday, February 16, 4:00pm, sooner if possible. All are welcome, whether or not you come for lunch (you can also bring your own). Coffee, tea, and beverages will be available.


February 23, 2011
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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University Club, Room 212
432 East Campus Mall
Madison, Wisconsin 53703 United States