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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 […]

Categories: Academic Writing Month, Focus Series, Impact, Instruction, News, Other, Teaching, Writing and Editing

Tags: Academic Writing Month, ACWRIMO, ACWRIMO20, LSE Impact

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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, […]

Categories: Academic Writing Month, Focus Series, Other, Publishing, Tools and Resources, Writing and Editing

Tags: Academic Writing Month, ACWRIMO, ACWRIMO20, Conclusions

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Q & A: Dissertation to Book?

We received lots of questions in our recent webinar about publishing books, so we’re answering them in a series of posts. This questioner asks about moving from dissertation or thesis to book.

Categories: Dissemination, Focus Series, Supervising and Teaching Research Skills and Roles, Teaching, Webinars, Writing and Editing

Tags: ACWRIMO, ACWRIMO19, Dissertation, Getting Published, Q&A, Thesis

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Making Sense of The Knowledge Explosion with Knowledge Mapping

Two years ago, when Bernadette Wright and Steve Wallis were working on their book, Practical Mapping for Applied Research and Evaluation, they contributed this guest post to introduce a Knowledge Mapping approach. There has been a vast explosion in the number of academic publications – journals, articles, posts, and books of all kinds. So much […]

Categories: Academic Writing Month, Evaluation, Mixed, Other, Presentation, Visuals, and Creativity, Tools and Resources, Writing and Editing

Tags: ACWRIMO, Evaluation, Janet Salmons, Mapping, Visual Maps, Writing

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Academic Writing Month Webinar: Registration is Now Open!

The November webinar, Write a Book! From Acquisition to Publication will feature SAGE editors and experts. They will explain how each step of the process works and discuss best practices for authors. Registration is open now!

Categories: Focus Series, Publishing, Research, Research Skills, Webinars, Writing and Editing

Tags: ACWRIMO, ACWRIMO19, Books, Professional Books

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