Plus info about Accelerator scholarships
Laura Portwood-Stacer
The upcoming session of the Book Proposal Accelerator filled up unexpectedly quickly. Here are some alternatives.
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Hi Manuscript Workers (and happy International Workers’ Day while we’re at it)! This is the shortest of messages to tell you that you can now enroll in…
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For the Book Proposal Accelerator
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Why "ripped from the headlines" isn't the best pitch strategy for scholarly books
Laura Portwood-Stacer
Hi Manuscript Workers, First, I need to acknowledge that this has been a tough week in the US, with multiple police murders of young people and the ens…
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Enrollment opens May 1st
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The fourth post in my series on how a book becomes a book
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Hi Manuscript Workers, Just a quick newsletter this week to share that I’ve launched a new workshop! It’s called Outstanding Academic Book Proposals, a…
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Insight from an author on finding a press and getting from dissertation to contract to published book
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Hi Manuscript Workers, Anxiety is in the air, isn’t it? I’m sure part of it is the impending anniversary of our world going into crisis mode for Covid-…
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Hi Manuscript Workers! I hope you won’t mind this week’s very short newsletter which is purely promotion for something fun that is happening in my life…
Laura Portwood-Stacer