Pitching Your Book Session, Mid-America Theatre Conference

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Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 25, 2017
Location: 
Wisconsin, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Theatre & Performance History / Studies, Teaching and Learning, World History / Studies, Humanities

The Mid-America Theatre Conference is pleased to offer a workshop at the 2018 conference in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (March 15-18) for scholars and practitioners developing book proposals in the areas of theatre history, performance, pedagogy, theory, and/or practice. The session is an interactive book proposal and pitch workshop for pre-selected participants. Book editors will offer participants suggestions for improving their book proposals and pitches, as well as strategies for submitting their proposals to book publishers.

We are pleased to announce this year's editors: Scott Magelssen, Theater in America Series, Southern Illinois University Press, and Heather Nathans, Studies in Theatre and Culture series, University of Iowa Press.

The deadline for proposals is November 25, 2017. Submissions should be made to Co-Chairs Meredith Conti (meredithaconti@gmail.com) and Rob Shimko (rbshimko@central.uh.edu). Please see the link for details on the session and submission guidelines.

Contact Info: 

Meredith Conti
Co-Chair, Pitching Your Book Session, Mid-America Theatre Conference
University at Buffalo, SUNY

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