Publishing a Book: Conversation with Editors
May 22, 2021
This workshop invited several Pacific and Asian North American editors of book series to talk about issues and challenges in publishing. Some of the topics included turning a dissertation into a book, finding a suitable publisher, university press and trade press, writing a successful book proposal, when to approach an editor, negotiating a contract, networking, dealing with rejection, and what first-time authors need to know about the editing and production processes. Recording will soon be available.
Moderator: Dr. Kwok Pui Lan
Panelists: Dr. Jione Havea, Dr. Grace Ji-Sun Kim, Dr. Peter C. Phan, Dr. Jonathan Tran, and Dr. David K. Yoo