Book proposals and publishing

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In November 2023 the Astropolitics Working Group hosted a book proposals and publishing event delivered by Dr Bleddyn Bowen, University of Leicester, and Co-Convener of the Working Group.

If you missed the session, or just want a recap, you can now download the slides from this page.

Topics discussed included:

  • Why write a book?
  • The limitations of writing books
  • Different types of publishers
  • How to structure a book proposal
  • Key conditions in publishing contracts
  • Pitfalls to avoid.