“Writing Science for the Masses” Roundtable

4:00pm to 5:30pm

A Centre County Reads 2014 Event

Sponsored by the Center for American Literary Studies (CALS)

Join a discussion about the challenge of translating the esoteric language of science into an accessible form, as well as why cross-pollination between science and literature is crucial to the success of both fields.

Featured panelists:

Amy Teitel, space historian and writer about the history of space, technology, and society in venues such as Scientific American and Popular Science

Alison Fromme, writer and leading contributor to The Science Writer's Handbook: Everything You Need to Know to Pitch, Publish, and Prosper in the Digital Age

A'ndrea Messer, Penn State's Senior Science & Research Information Officer, Research Communications.

  • Where: Schlow's Downsbrough Room

 

No registration necessary
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