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Gabriele C. | Elance
 
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Gabriele C.

Articulate & Intuitive Editor, Writer, & Reseacher
   Canada
  |   Montreal, Quebec
  |  6:14 am Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $15

Seven years of experience in a range of genres and forms. Qualified to line edit, but also to edit for content and style: tone, flow, structure, theme, character, dialogue, etc. Works with conviction and alacrity, yet detail-oriented and thoughtful. Well-versed in literature, history, visual art, music history, film, and more.

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Portfolio

Detailed structural and thematic explication of two short stories by Elizabeth Bowen;...
Articulates the ethical implications of the ambiguous structure in Thomas Hardy's Tess...
Edited for style and rhythm as well as syntax, spelling, and grammar; made suggestions...
Annotated index of documents from the Ransom Center's David O. Selznick collection that...

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Creative Writing
Creative Writing Test - Fiction (U.S. Version)
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English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)
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English Proofreading
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Employment

oDesk (various)
Freelance Editor
2012 - 2013
I have been freelance editing on oDesk since September 2012; my clients have included authors of short stories and novellas, mostly in the fantasy and paranormal/sci-fi genres. I have also edited...
Prof. Davis-Goff
Editorial Assistant
2012 - 2013
In this time I assisted Prof. Davis-Goff (Walled Gardens, This Cold Country) with two projects: a nonfiction book on D.H. Lawrence, Lady Chatterley's Lover, and the obscenity trials of 1960; and a...
Prof. Allen Shawn
Research & Editorial Assistant
2012 - 2013
Leonard Bernstein: An American Musician (2014, Yale University Press) In November, I traveled to the Bernstein Archive at the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. in Prof. Shawn's stead to...
Bennington Writing Seminars
Office Assistant
2011 - 2013
Graduate students come to Bennington's low-residency MFA program twice a year for two weeks of seminars, lectures, workshops, and readings. I have worked for several residencies over the past two...
The Harry Ransom Center
Film Archive Research Intern
2012 - 2012
My primary project at the Ransom Center was to track the development of the screenplay of Gone with the Wind in preparation for a seventy-fifth anniversary exhibition held in 2014. No small...
Bennington College Writing Tutors
Writing Tutor
2010 - 2012
There are six Writing Tutors at Bennington College, each available once a week to students of all levels and disciplines who seek assistance with or advice regarding written assignments. Advice...

Education

McGill University
Master of Arts, English
2014 - Present
Bennington College
Bachelor of Arts, Literature
2008 - 2012

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editing
proofreading
research
writing
academic writing
copyediting
literature
history
visual art
music history
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