WARNING: Publishing Scam Targeting Academics

I received an email from a colleague containing a warning about publishing scams doing the rounds in academe. The scammers email individuals with details of a publication opportunity in their field. They are suspected of getting information by going through online conference announcements and getting names of speakers and their papers. This LINK gives more information and an example of a scam email.

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