WSS Annual Conference 2005 Program
Getting Published: From Practice to Print
The Women's Studies Sections 2005 program provided an overview of the publishing process for the prospective. The program was divided into two parts: first, two editors of major journals ( portal: libraries and the academy and Feminist Teacher ) discussed their experiences from working with practitioner-researchers. Roundtable discussions followed, covering the range of practical issues important to librarians preparing to write for publication. Experienced authors, editors, and publishers facilitated the small discussion groups.
"Getting Started in Publishing." Discussion led by Sara Brownmiller and Megan Adams
"An Editor's Perspective." Discussion led by Monica Baron, co-editor of Feminist Teacher and Theresa Kemp
"Finding Opportunites to Publish and Collaborate." Discussion led by Susan Searing and Jeanne Armstrong.
"Revisions and Turndowns." Discussion leaders Phyllis Holman Weisbard and Janet Fore
"Moving from Presentation to Article." Discussion leaders Nancy Dewald and Dolores Fidishun
"Writing a Book." Discussion leaders Aline Soules, Cindy Ingold, and Linda Krikos
Bibliography on Getting Published (and a Few Selected Citations on Reviewing, Editing and Publishing . by Phyllis Holman Weisbard
How to get published in LIS journals: a practical guide. Edited by: Lisa Janicke Hinchliffe and Jennifer Dorner. Elsivier, 2003.(viewed 7/10/05)
This exciting program was co-sponsored by the College Libraries Section, University Libraries Section, ALA Committee on the Status of Women in Librarianship & SRRT Feminist Taskforce.
June 14, 2011