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?

http://linguisticanthropology.org/blog/2018/05/10/editors-edit/

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

http://linguisticanthropology.org/blog/2018/08/08/review-time/

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

http://linguisticanthropology.org/blog/2018/09/12/ask-editor-suggesting-reviewers/

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

https://anthrosource.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/amet.12629

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

https://cissr.uchicago.edu/sites/cissr.uchicago.edu/files/CISSR_Book-Workshop-Guide.pdf

 

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

http://sterneworks.org/Academe

Yale panel on turning your dissertation into a book: