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Basic Editing Skills – Workshop Series

Tuesday September 3, 2019
18:00 - 21:00

A six-week workshop series designed for emerging editors, focusing on basic skills and knowledge and introducing editing principles, communication concepts and industry practices. You will cover a variety of topics, including: the author-editor relationship, approaching a manuscript, editing as an industry and a profession, language and style, legal and ethical issues, and freelance editing.

The workshops will run from 6pm-9pm on the following dates:

Tuesday 3 September

Tuesday 10 September

Tuesday 17 September

Tuesday 24 September

Tuesday 1 October

Tuesday 8 October


Due to limited seating, we cannot offer ticket refunds. If you have purchased tickets to an event and can no longer attend, you are welcome to pass along your ticket to somebody else. Please notify us if you wish to do so at: info@centreforstories.com

Tickets

11 available
Adult$345.00
3 available
Concession/Under 25$285.00
Amanda Curtin

Dr Amanda Curtin has worked as an editor for more than 30 years and is accredited (AE) by the Institute of Professional Editors. She took part in working groups that developed Australian Standards for Editing Practice and the accreditation scheme for Australian editors. She has a PhD in Writing and is the author of two novels, a short story collection and, most recently, Kathleen O’Connor of Paris, a work of narrative non-fiction.

Venue
Centre for Stories
100 Aberdeen Street Northbridge
WA, 6003

Public Transport
The Centre is a ten minute walk from the Perth train station and the Perth Busport, and is serviced by regular CAT buses.

Parking
Parking is available at the CPP Aberdeen street car park (25 metre walk) or at Wilsons car park on Zempilas St (10 metres).

Access
Wheelchair access is provided. The Centre for Stories aims to be an inclusive and supportive community venue, please contact us if you have any questions.

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