Advice on Publishing Academic Texts

Below are links to articles and videos that offer practical advice for publishing articles and books:

Book editors weigh in on questions that authors commonly ask:

What type of guidance should an author expect in working with an editor?

How long does it usually take to get reviews back on a manuscript?

How should authors think about potential reviewers to suggest to presses?

Niko Besnier and Pablo Morales discuss how to publish in American Ethnologist:

Priya Nelson’s (U. of Chicago Press) guide to organizing a book workshop:


Jonathan Sterne’s collection of advice for professionalizing in media and communication studies:

Yale panel on turning your dissertation into a book: