Thursday, December 12, 2013
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Editing Fundamentals Workshop
In this class, students will learn what it takes to become a top-notch editor, including the basics of copyediting and substantive editing and how to edit a piece of writing without losing an author's voice. Topics include eliminating jargon and fixing awkward sentences, the difference between editing formal and colloquial writing and how to avoid over-editing. In-class exercises will show students how to put their skills to work. Reference tools for editors, as well as tips and resources for seeking a career in editing will also be discussed.
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