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Lara W. | Elance
 
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Lara W.

Editing and proof-reading service
   Israel
  |  11:23 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $15

I am a meticulous, detail-oriented editor with plenty of experience working with writers across a range of disciplines. I possess excellent copyediting and proofreading capabilities. My professional background includes three years on the editorial board of a multidisciplinary academic journal, and a forthcoming publication of an edited volume on Pedagogical Stylistics.

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Oct 22, 2011|Editing & Proofreading|$20|Working
Oct 15, 2011|Editing & Proofreading|$79|Completed
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U.S. English AP Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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Service Description

I provide a variety of editorial services, including formatting, proof-reading and copyediting, as well as more in-depth substantive editing. I specialize in academic articles in the Humanities and Social Sciences. I am very happy to work with ESL writers.

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Employment

Continuum Books
Editor
2010 - Present
Editor of Current Trends in Pedagogical Stylistics (with Burke, Csabi and Zerkowitz). London: Continuum (2012). Selected articles for publication; currently conducting substantive editing,...
Roosevelt Academy, Middelburg, The Netherlands
Editorial and research assistant
2008 - 2011
Assistant to Associate Professor of rhetoric, English and pedagogy. Assisted in academic research, and edited articles for publication in various academic journals. Focus on disciplines of...
Ad Astra Undergraduate Journal
Editor and Vice-Chair
2008 - 2011
Selected articles for publication in this primarily ESL journal. Conducted substantive editing and proofreading.
International Poetics & Linguistics Association
Conference organiser
2008 - 2009
Selected delegates for this international conference. Compiled and edited conference documents for publication.
N. Chenoweth for Allen & Unwin
Indexer
2006 - 2006
Compiled index for the following book: Chenoweth, N. Packer's Lunch: A Rollicking Tale of Swiss Bank Accounts and Money Making Adventures in the Roaring 90s. Sydney: Allen and Unwin.

Education

Roosevelt Academy, International Honors College
Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Summa Cum Laude
2008 - 2011
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