American Institute of Indian Studies

Dissertation to Book Workshop

Workshop: Transforming your dissertation into a book
Sponsored by AIIS and AIPS

AIIS holds an annual dissertation to book workshop at the Madison South Asia Conference every October. The workshop is intended to assist recent PhDs convert their doctoral dissertations into publishable monographs. More detailed information on the workshop schedule is available in this PDF.

This workshop aims to help a select number of recent PhDs re-vision their doctoral dissertations as books. Applications to participate are due by July 30, 2018, emailed to Susan S. Wadley, Participants must arrange their own transport to and all costs for the University of Wisconsin Annual Conference on South Asia in October. The workshop will begin at 7 pm Wednesday evening, Oct. 10, 2018 and all participants are expected to be present at this time. 

To apply, send an email containing a current cv, the dissertation abstract, its table of contents, and either the introduction or the first content chapter (whichever best explains the dissertation focus and content) plus a book prospectus. These should all be in ONE PDF file to

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