SKILL SEMINAR: Writing publishable texts in English
Kamila Etchegoyen Rosolová & Eleanor Lurring
Department of Language Studies, Czech Language Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences
Can you tell the difference between a good and a poor abstract?
Are you curious about typical mistakes people make in research article introductions?Do you know how to write for audiences used to viewing texts through the lens
of Anglo-American writing norms? This workshop will address these questions and will give you a deeper understanding of the characteristics of successful publishable research articles.
More specifically, we will cover the following:
- Intercultural differences in writing styles
- Rhetorical moves in abstracts, introductions, and discussions
- Clarity and style
- Writing process
In the workshop, we will analyze authentic texts and engage you in activities to illustrate the principles of creating logical, coherent and reader-friendly research articles.