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Felicia W. | Elance
 
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Felicia W.

Experienced Writer, Editor, and Blogger
   United States
  |   Kent, OH

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $11

With a MA in Public History, I bring a strong background in deductive reasoning and research with years of experience writing, editing, and proofreading works for both academic and general audiences.
Having proofread more than five books in the last four months, that are now published or soon to be published with Curiosity Quills Press, I have successfully adapted my academic skills for work in publishing and blogging.

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Feb 11, 2013|Editing & Proofreading|$20|Completed

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Portfolio

Review of historian, T.J. Jackson Lears's No Place of Grace: Antimodernism and the...
Overview of the experience of doctors and nurses from Portage County Ohio who served in...
http://civilwarportage.org/
Informational Article on the Folklore of the Jack-o-Lantern for a Halloween post on my...
http://newspaperrock.bluecorncomics.com/2010/09/review-of-just-story.html
Descriptive article on the creation of an ideal environment for a pet ferret.
Logo designed for the Kent State Kendo Club
Co-Edited and Co-Formatted the Newsletter with senior colleague. Electronic...

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Employment

Ohio Employee Ownership Center
Program Intern
2012 - Present
Developed Grant applications; Updated website; managed blog and social networks; Editing and layout of bi-yearly newsletter; Research for various projects as needed for development of applications,...
The Peasants Revolt
Blogger, Reviewer, Writer
2012 - Present
I blog about writing fiction, interview authors, host guest posts from authors, review books and write about my research into the paranormal.
Curiosity Qulls Press
Proofreader
2012 - Present
Complete final proofread for soon to be published books; Ensure all formatting and styling conforms to company policy
Ohio Employee Ownership Center
Office Assistant
2012 - 2012
Institute for Bibliography & Editing
Editorial Assistant
2010 - 2012
Transcribed the letters of Louisa Van Velsor Whitman for the Walt Whitman Project; Encoded transcriptions to be computer searchable; Researched and provided bibliographic references and...
College of Arts & Sciences Residential College
Graduate Assistant
2011 - 2011
Assisted with administrative and clerical work; Organized events for the learning community students; Oversaw weekly events and study sessions; Encouraged students to get involved in campus...
Kent State University
Researcher and Writer
2011 - 2011
Researched the role of Portage County, Ohio in the Civil War; Provided written articles for the project website; Located and identified primary and secondary sources for the documentary and website...
Bookends Caf
Operations Supervisor
2009 - 2011
Collaborated with business majors to oversee all operations of the caf
Blue Corn Comics
Editorial Assistant
2010 - 2010
Provided fresh content for the Newspaper Rock Blog, Created teaching aids to accompany educational comics, Reviewed Native American-themed comic books, Assisted in website maitenance

Education

Kent State University
Master of Arts (M.A.)
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Kent State University
Master of Library & Information Science (MLIS)
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Shawnee State University
Bachelor of Arts
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