Announcing an afternoon symposium for undergraduates, graduate students and young science professionals on the art and craft of science writing. Presenters are leading practitioners of communicating science to broad audiences, whose writing ranges from journalism and technical writing to creative non-fiction and fiction.
Featuring: Diane Ackerman, James Gorman, Michael Lemonick, Janna Levin, Alan Lightman, Richard Preston, and Dava Sobel .
To attend the symposium, please RSVP to Keren Fedida (firstname.lastname@example.org
). The symposium will be held in Lewis Library. Following the short talks, and discussion and questions, there will be a reception nearby in Peyton Hall. The public lecture that evening is open to all; no RSVP is required.
2:30-4:30pm Presentations: Vision of the Writer (Lewis Library 120)
4:30-5:00pm Discussion and Audience Questions (Lewis Library 120)
5:00-6:00pm Reception and Light Refreshments (Peyton Hall Lobby)
7:00-8:30pm Public Lecture: Dava Sobel & Diane Ackerman (McCosh 50)