Friday, 10:15–11:30 a.m., 9B, ACC
Journal Editing 101: An Introduction to the Role of the Editorial Team
Program arranged by the Council of Editors of Learned Journals. Presiding: Graham MacPhee, West Chester Univ.
Speakers: Cheryl E. Ball, West Virginia Univ., Morgantown; Suzanne Parker Keen, Washington and Lee Univ.; Angela Naimou, Clemson Univ.; John G. Peters, Univ. of North Texas
Journals depend on editorial teams to conduct the review process, adjudicate reviews and make decisions about publication, mentor new authors, and manage a journal’s finances, design, and circulation. Since the literature on editing may be daunting, a frank conversation with experienced editors provides practical advice and suggestions on the dos and don’ts concerning the editorial team.