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The editors at ABO are pleased to announce the creation of a new site for ABO articles and archives on the Scholar Commons platform hosted by the University of South Florida: http://scholarcommons.usf.edu/abo/. All current and future volumes of the journal will…

Writing conference papers

Vermeer Lady with Pen-light

Dear Aphra, A good deal of pressure is currently being put on the traditional academic conference paper format of reading papers aloud as the norm, pointing for example to the oddness of folks listening to something that could more effectively…

Journal prestige

Dear Aphra, I am a new assistant professor. Is it better to publish more articles but some of them in less-selective journals, or better to publish fewer articles in more selective journals? Eagerly awaiting your reply, Anxious   My Dear…

MA to PhD

Dear Aphra, I am in an M.A. program and love what I’m doing. I want to go on to a Ph.D. program, but my advisor is discouraging me from applying. What should I do? Simply Stumped Simply Stumped’s query raised…