fbpx On the Highs and Lows of Writing Books, a Writing Workshop with Dr. Ranjana Srivastava | Harvard Kennedy School
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Date and Location

September 29, 2020
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM



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On the Highs and Lows of Writing Books Points to be covered in workshop include:

  • Why am I writing a book?
  • Working with the publishing industry
  • Separating personal satisfaction from sales figures
  • Money/Fame/Recognition – or not
  • Critical acclaim v sales figures
  • The discipline of writing amidst a career and kids
  • Plus – get a publisher's view on things most writers don't consider

An MCMPA 2021 candidate, Dr. Ranjana Srivastava is a medical oncologist with a special interest in geriatric oncology, which explores the unique needs and preferences of elderly cancer patients. She is also a two-time Fulbright scholar and an award-winning columnist for The Guardian on the intersection of medicine and humanity.

Speakers and Presenters

​Dr. Ranjana Srivastava, Columnist for The Guardian, Medical Oncologist and HKS MCMPA 2021 candidate.


Additional Organizers

​HKS Communications Program