4/20 Research/Writing Event: Shut Up & Write! + Discussion and Networking

DESCRIPTION: Do you have an article draft you need to work on? An outline to refine? A book proposal to begin? Even a totally half-baked research idea to flesh out on [real or virtual] paper? Okay, so answer this: are you your own worst enemy when it comes to putting nose to the grindstone? This event will include networking, timed writing, and discussion of a specific topic (see below). Bring a project to work on, or ideas to get started on.

The discussion for this event will focus on developing productive writing/research habits. Please read the article “The Habits of Highly Productive Writers” by Rachel Toor in The Chronicle of Higher Education (11/17/2014) http://www.chronicle.com/article/The-Habits-of-Highly/150053 and be prepared to share and discuss.

Refreshments will be served.

WHEN: Thursday, April 20, 2017, 5:30pm – 7:30pm

WHERE: Mina Rees Library, CUNY Graduate Center, 365 5th Ave, New York, NY 10016, Room C196.05 (Space is limited, so register early)

RSVP: https://acrlnyforms.wufoo.com/forms/shut-up-write-discussion-and-networking/

These events are open to current members of ACRL/NYBecome a member. Not sure if you are a current member? Contact sbaschnikw@oldwestbury.edu.

Questions? Email lmiles.librarian@gmail.com

Note: All attendees must bring a photo ID, your name will be on a list at the guard station.

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