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Marcia A. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Aug 28, 2015

Marcia A.

   United States
  |   Southfield, MI

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Overview

Award-winning copy editor, proofreader, writer. Experience in daily and weekly newspapers, children's publications, book editing.

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Aug 22, 2015|E-books and Blogs|$40|Completed
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5.0
Aug 13, 2015|Creative Writing|$63|Completed
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5.0
Jul 16, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|$30|Completed
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5.0
Jul 11, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|$30|Completed
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5.0

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Portfolio

Skills (6)

Tested
Children's publications
CCI and other editing platforms
Content Writing
Content Writing Skills Test
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English
English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)
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U.S. English AP Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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U.S. English Proofreading Skills Test (AP Style)
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U.S. English Sentence Structure Test (For Writing Professionals)
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Understanding differences in British and American English Test
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English Spelling
English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
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Microsoft Word

Employment

Michigan Bridge Association
Newsletter production editor
2000 - Present
Detroit Free Press
Copy editor, supervising copy editor
1975 - 2012
Observer and Eccentric
Copy editor, reporter
1973 - 1975
Community News
Reporter
1972 - 1973
Ralph Nader Congress Project
Writer
1972 - 1972

Education

University of Michigan
Master of arts, comparative literature
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University of Michigan
Bachelor of arts in honors English/Spanish
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  • 12 months
  • Lifetime
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Identity
Username
mca66
Type
Individual
Member Since
September 2012
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Marcia A.