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Lunchtime Talk: How to Publish Your Book

This Davis Humanities Institute talk features Reed Malcolm of UC Press discusses the book proposal, pitching it to an editor, the ins and outs of the review process and revising your manuscript for publication.

Jan 28, 2015
from 12:10 PM to 01:30 PM

Room SS&H 1246 (STS /CSIS Room)

The event is intended primarily for graduate students and junior faculty but everyone is invited to contribute their comments, questions and experiences. The event is sponsored by Innovating Communication in Scholarship (ICIS) and the Davis Humanities Institute (DHI).

Reed Malcolm is senior editor for Anthropology and Asian Studies at UC Press. He has published such well-known authors as Arthur Kleinman, Joao Biehl, Elinor Ochs, Tanya Luhrmann, Joel Robbins, and Michael Jackson, among others. The Asian Studies at UC Press list is one of the longest running and most highly-regarded in the country, having published award-winning titles in history, anthropology, sociology, politics and policy. 

Prior to joining UC Press in 1995, Reed worked at the University of Chicago Press and at Parallax Press in Berkeley. He holds a M.A. in the history of religion from the University of Chicago and a B.A. in political science from UC Berkeley.