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
Friday, October 28, 4-5pm at The Landing

What’s in a Contract?
Friday, December 2, 4-5pm at The Landing

Your Editor, Your Publisher–Inside the Relationship
Friday, March 3, 4-5pm at The Landing

Work the Work–All About Promotion
Friday, April 28, 4-5pm at The Landing

To register, please contact Darrian Church 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.