Writing Lab — Getting Published Abroad in the Humanities and Social Sciences


05. February 2018 14:00 – 05. February 2018 18:00

Philipps-Universität Marburg, MARA, F|05, Deutschhausstraße 11+13, 1st floor, seminar room 01.0020

Publishing research in English, in English-language journals, and with English-language publishers has been gaining importance as a means of reaching a wide academic audience worldwide. The course provides information on publishing your dissertation and other research in English-speaking countries. What options are there (e.g., publication of books, in journals, and as electronic files)?

Intended Learning Outcomes

  • You will be aware of the possibilities of publishing your work in English, how to go about it, and what you must expect if you intend to do so (presentation, discussion).


Please note that this is not an English language course. Proficiency in English at the B2 level of competency is required.
Please note that our additional course "Schreibwerkstatt – Veröffentlichen in Deutschland" will take place on the same day, 9 am–1 pm.


February 5, 2018, 2 pm–6 pm

Target group

Doctoral candidates from the humanities and social sciences


Maximum number of 10 participants
Free of charge


At mara.gsw@uni-marburg.de, deadline January 22, 2018
We kindly ask you to confirm your registration to make it binding. You may cancel your registration up to twelve days before the beginning of the course without providing specific reasons. In this case, please send us a brief notice so that we can make your place available to someone else on the waiting list.


Stephan Elkins, www.english-academic-writing.de

Event Organizer

MArburg University Research Academy (MARA)
Doctoral Program for Humanities and Social Sciences