Network with the Text and Academic Authors Association (TAA) community, build your knowledge, and expand your publishing opportunities at the 26th Annual Textbook & Academic Authoring Conference in Reno, NV, June 21-22, 2013.
The conference program promises a full spectrum of sessions covering the topics of textbook and academic writing techniques, publishing, contracting, digital books, and more. Select sessions include The POWER of Writing, Challenges of Copyright in the Digital Age, Selecting a Successor to Write the Next Editions, Open Textbooks and the Power of Personalization, and Digital Book Report 2013.
Bruce M. Spatz, vice president of strategic development for Global Education at John Wiley & Sons, will give a keynote presentation on June 21, entitled, “Education, Pirates and the Expanding Universe.”
Participants will also have the opportunity to participate in small-group roundtable discussions, meet one-on-one in mentoring sessions with a veteran author or an authoring attorney, and take advantage of several networking opportunities, including an evening Networking Reception and a group trip to the Reno Aces Ballpark.
The first 30 conference registrants will receive a copy of the Subversive Copy Editor, by Carol Saller, and Academic Writing: Collaborative & Individual Strategies for Success, by Ed Neal and Doug Dollar. To learn more about the 2013 TAA Conference or to register, visit http://www.TAAonline.net/2013TAAConference
The 2013 TAA Conference is sponsored by Cengage Learning; Pearson; New Forums Press, Inc.; The Copyright Clearance Center (CCC); Lennie Literary & Author’s Attorney; Flat World Knowledge; and BrownWalker Press.
The Text and Academic Authors Association (TAA) provides professional development resources, industry news and networking opportunities for textbook authors and authors of scholarly journal articles and books. TAAonline.net
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