Publishing ‘Justice, Power, and Politics’: An Inside Look at a Cutting Edge Academic Series

AAS Event
April 27, 2016 4:30 PM
Green Hall 0-S-6
AAS Event
April 27, 2016 4:30 PM
Green Hall 0-S-6
A panel discussion about the process of moving a project from dissertation to published book
Presenters:
Stephen Ward, Brandon Proia, and Joshua Guild

51cOqi0RYKL._SX327_BO1,204,203,200_Joshua Guild and Stephen Ward lead a conversation about the intellectual journeys and the process — the pitfalls and perils, surprises and satisfactions — of moving “from dissertation to book.” Ward’s editor, Brandon Proia of the Justice, Power, and Politics imprint of UNC Press, discusses his work with authors on developing their ideas and moving their writing through different stages of the academic publishing process. 

Panelists: 

  • Stephen Ward, University of Michigan, author of In Love and Struggle: The Revolutionary Lives of James and Grace Lee Boggs 
  • Joshua Guild, associate professor of History and African American Studies at Princeton University
  • Brandon Proia, editor, University of North Carolina Press, “Justice, Power, and Politics” series

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