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Writing in Difficult Times? Learn from Sharon Zumbrunn

For the 2020 MethodSpace AcWriMo we aimed to catalyze new thinking about Publishing Trends (and what they mean for academic writers.) See the whole series here. While the month is ending, the writing continues! In the AcWriMo webinar, comments by Dr. Sharon Zumbrunn struck a chord with attendees. She spoke about the challenges of writing in […]

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How to Run an Academic Writing Retreat

Since it started in 2011, Academic Writing Month has seen a growth of workshops and initiatives aimed at helping researchers to prioritise writing projects.  In 2020, as many researchers are in lockdown and working from home, there are new challenges for concentrating on and completing writing. In this post, Andy Tattersall outlines his experience running online writing […]

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And So to Conclude: In Search of a Happy Ending

Is there anything worse than writing conclusions? Even beginnings are easier, I find, than summing up, because I can trick myself into starting by telling myself ‘I’m just taking some notes‘. ‘I’ll put that quotation I like as an epigram.’ And don’t get me wrong. I love reading conclusions. What academic doesn’t? I could never read EVERYTHING in full, […]

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Academic Writing with Pen in Hand

Academic Writing Month is a focus for SAGE MethodSpace each November. Each year we offer posts about the practical skills and forms or publication relevant to researchers and writers. (See the unfolding series for AcWriMo 2020.) I wrote this post for AcWriMo 2018, but today is Fountain Pen Day, so I am revisiting it. During […]

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