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Introducing The Chicago Manual of Style, 17th Edition, with Carol Fisher Saller

November 15, 2017 - 11:30 AM
Open Book (Target Performance Hall), 1011 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis
Member price: MBPR and PEN member price: $20 (tickets on sale October 18 at noon)
Non-member price: $25. Student price with student ID: $15. (tickets on sale October 23 at noon)

Event Description

Presented in partnership with the Professional Editors Network (PEN), www.pensite.org

The 17th edition of The Chicago Manual of Style is here! Join us for a keynote presentation by renowned author and University of Chicago editor Carol Saller as she previews specific changes, updates, and additions to this new edition and explains how the Manual’s past informs its future.

Carol Saller is the long-time editor of the Chicago Manual of Style’s online Q&A and was chief copyeditor for the 16th edition of the Manual. She also writes content for the CMOS Shop Talk blog and is the author of The Subversive Copy Editor: Advice from Chicago (or, How to Negotiate Good Relationships with Your Writers, Your Colleagues, and Yourself) and several children’s books, most recently the young adult novel Eddie’s War.

Check-in Information
Check-in begins at 11:30 a.m. The program starts at noon. Fees, which include lunch, are $20 for members and $25 for nonmembers. Reservations are required. If space allows walk-ins, those without reservations will be charged $30 at the door. We will have limited space for walk-ins for this event; please contact MBPR if you have questions about walk-in tickets.

We also offer a limited number of student tickets (with a student ID): $15 in advance.

Reservations are nonrefundable.

Parking Information
There is a small side lot next to the Open Book building (just past the building on the right as you are heading east on Washington; for those heading west, turn on 10th or 11th and go down the alley to access the lot). If the Open Book lot is full, other options are:
• Meters along 10th and 11th; most cost $1.00/hour
• Guthrie ramp. Enter on 9th Ave (between Washington & 2nd Street S)
• Municipal parking ramp across from the Mill City Museum

TICKETS GO ON SALE WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 18, AT NOON FOR MBPR AND PEN MEMBERS ONLY. REMAINING TICKETS, IF ANY, WILL GO ON SALE TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC MONDAY, OCTOBER 23, AT NOON.

RESERVATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED UNTIL FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 10, AT NOON OR UNTIL SOLD OUT.

Register Online
Buy tickets via Eventbrite starting October 18 (for MBPR and PEN members) and October 23 (for the general public).

If you prefer to pay at the door by cash or check, please email us with your reservation request.

Register Online

Eventbrite - Carol Fisher Saller, Introducing The Chicago Manual of Style, 17th Edition

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