Recording: How Do Publishers Really Decide Whether to Publish Your Book Manuscript?

Interview with Katie Chin Acquisitions Editor, Ancient Near East & Jewish Studies at Brill Publishers

Listen to our exclusive interview with Katie Chin from Brill Publishers:

  • How should scholars go about choosing the best publisher for their manuscript?
  • How to get a contract before you have even written your book!
  • What is the best way to approach a managing editor with your idea/manuscript?
  • What is the one thing scholars can do to give themselves a step up on the competition?


Looking for personal help preparing your book manuscript or article for a reputable academic publisher? Send Avi an email at avi@aclang.com and Katie at chin@brill.com

Here are some helpful resources from the interview:

  1. Read the ALE blog on how to prepare a publisher's package
  2. List of Brill Series Editors
  3. Brill open access information