W106: Writing for Publication: From Idea to Finished Product
Session Number: 2280
Date: Tue, Jul 17th, 2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
This workshop, one of the most highly rated sessions in past conventions, is for those interested in getting started or progressing as published authors. It provides publication tips, encouragement, and practice time for novice and/or yet-to-be published authors. Topics include writing in a professional versus academic style, choosing relevant topics, and targeting a specific reading audience. Participants learn about the peer-review publication process, author guidelines, and editor expectations. Learners also have the opportunity to share their manuscript ideas and receive feedback from others.