ACRL/NYa��s Feb 16 “Shut Up and Write” Event
Do you have an article draft you need to work on? An outline to refine? A book proposal to begin? Even a totally half-baked research idea to flesh out on [real or virtual] paper? Okay, so answer this: are you your own worst enemy when it comes to putting nose to the grindstone?A�Begun in San Francisco, a�?Shut Up and Writea�? meetup groups have popped up around the country, including a community of academic writers calledA� Shut Up and Write Tuesdays, who write and Tweet together ona��you guessed it: Tuesdays (@SUWTNA). These writing communities are set up to help authors skip the procrastination and a�?get on with it already.a�? And, if you don’t know where or how to begin — we’ll help you.
Join the ACRL/NY New Librarians Discussion Group, the Mentoring Program, and the Research & Writing Support Group for an evening of writing, encouragement, a bit of networking & refreshments, and more writing.
WHEN:A�Thursday, February 16, 4:00pm a�� 6:00pm
WHERE: Mina Rees Library, CUNY Graduate Center, 365 5th Ave, New York, NY 10016, Room C196.05 (Space is limited, so register early)
Note: All attendees must bring a photo ID, your name will be on a list at the guard station.