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Facing Out from the Academy: How to Expand Your Writing & Engage a Broader Public

Adam Arenson, University of Texas at El Paso

Abstract

This teleseminar discusses how (and why) to communicate your work beyond the university, including the use of a website, blogging, Facebook, and Twitter. It shows you how to see the broader conversation that would be enhanced by better understanding your research findings. It discusses how scholars have used electronic media to extend the reach of their writing, why expanding your writing beyond academic journals leads to greater productivity, and the secrets to success in blogging, writing op-eds, and working with the media.

Suggested Citation

Adam Arenson. "Facing Out from the Academy: How to Expand Your Writing & Engage a Broader Public" Meggin McIntosh, Emphasis on Excellence. May. 2011.