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Seminar: Writing Book Reviews - Handy Hints and Cautionary Tales
Date: 17 May 2011 

The School of Modern Languages and Cultures invites postgraduates and Early Career Researchers to a seminar on Academic Book Reviews conducted by Professor Louise Edwards

Writing Book Reviews - Handy Hints and Cautionary Tales

Date: Tuesday 17 May 2011
Time: 11.30 a.m. -12.30 p.m.
Venue: K.K Leung Building Room LG 106

Professor Edwards outlines the basic principles and parameters of the Academic Book Review with the goal of providing practical pointers for writing and publishing reviews.

The seminar covers:

** Key functions of academic book reviews
** Benefits for the Early Career book reviewer
** Common dangers in publishing book reviews
** Core content of a good review

Professor Edwards promises to provide you with a lively discussion on a mundane topic.

All are welcome!

For enquiries, please contact Ms Christy Ho at

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