IAGG2019 IAGG TAGG

Publishing in English Language Journals - Tips from two editors

Thursday 24th October

Time

Details

14.00-14.15

Introduction: who is attending and what do they want from the workshop?

14.15-14.30

Talk
Why publish in an English language journal?
What to consider when writing for publication:
.Writing for English language scientific journals
.English language services

14.30-14.45

Talk
.Tools for writing: main message, mind maps, working abstracts
.Components of an article

14.45-15.30

Interactive task
Translating research into a main message:

Practice in producing a working abstract
Practice in producing an Impact Statement
Sharing lessons from this activity

15.30-16.00

Break

16.00-16.05

Welcome back

16.05-16.20

Talk
How to work with journal editors and reviewers
What do editors look for and want?

16.20-16.35

  Talk
  How to work with journal editors and reviewers
  .How to respond to reviewer comments

16.35-16.50

Interactive task
.Reviewer feedback? (SN)
.Review an introduction? (LP)
Sharing lessons from this activity

16.50-17.15

Interactive discussion
Where to from here
.Support mechanisms
  。University, Publisher resources
  。Writing groups
  。Journal clubs
.Resources available (handout pack, websites)

17.15-17.30

Final questions

Preparation
Bring an idea for a paper you want to write, or bring a draft abstract

Handouts
Copy of PowerPoint
Components of an article
Useful websites
Mind mapping