Professional Development

Each academic year, Alice Jame Books presents a series of free talks designed to educate career-oriented writers on fundamental professional practices. Each talk is led by Alyssa Neptune or Carey Salerno of AJB. Students, staff, faculty, and members of the Farmington community are welcome to attend.

2016-17 Schedule:

Get It Together–Preparing & Submitting Work
Thursday, September 21, 12 – 1pm at Alice James Books

What’s in a Contract?
Thursday, November 2, 12 – 1pm at Alice James Books

Your Editor, Your Publisher–Inside the Relationship
Thursday, January 25, 12 – 1pm at Alice James Books

Work the Work–All About Promotion
Thursday, March 29, 12 – 1pm at Alice James Books

To register, please contact Alicia Hynes at Participants of all scheduled modules will earn a certificate of completion from Alice James Books.

Alice James Books, an affiliate of UMF, is committed to immersing students in a richly creative environment that fosters independence, professionalism, and the development of a diverse skill set. Through our educational opportunities, we’re raising literary arts professionals with knowledge and experience in the field.