112th: Panel on "How to Publish with a University Press"
Join us for a panel discussion on "How to Publish with a University Press".
The panel will feature three key people involved in the world of university press publishing: Corey McEleney, Will Cerbone, and Gauri Viswanathan. The panel discussion will be moderated by Jennifer Crewe.
Topics will include the role of the university press in book publishing today, the difference between university presses and trade publishers, what writing for a university press means for one’s academic career, and everything from how to submit a proposal to what to expect during the publishing process. This event is part of university press week programming and is jointly sponsored by Columbia University Press and Fordham University Press.
Corey McEleney is Assistant Professor and Director of Placement and Professional Development in the English Department at Fordham University. He is the author of Futile Pleasures: Early Modern Literature and the Limits of Utility (Fordham University Press, 2017).
Will Cerbone is an Editorial Associate at Fordham University Press.
Gauri Viswanathan is Class of 1933 Professor in the Humanities, Columbia University and author of Masks of Conquest: Literary Study and British Rule in India (Columbia, 1989; Oxford, 1998), Masks of Conquest: Literary Study and British Rule in India: Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Edition (Columbia University Press, 2014) and Outside the Fold: Conversion, Modernity, and Belief (Princeton, 1998). She is coeditor of the Mellon-funded book series South Asia across the Disciplines, published jointly by the university presses of Columbia, Chicago, and California.
Jennifer Crewe is Associate Provost and Director of Columbia University Press.