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Katherine-Anne Shone | Elance
 
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Katherine-Anne Shone

Writer and Researcher
   South Africa
  |   Johannesburg, Gauteng
  |  4:20 pm Local Time

Overview

So you're looking for a writer? Well you have just stumbled onto your best solution. What is it that you need? Captivating eloquence, blissful ballads, bruiser beats, gottcha! copy or perhaps a smattering of analytical social commentary? Or perhaps you are in need of a hyper tuned information sniffer outer? Oh goodness let me get a hold of myself here! What I meant to ask was if you require the services of my instinctive researching skills which have been finely honed in a highly respect tertiary institution. Yes indeed (sniff) just let me...

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Portfolio

These are the examples of a flow of conciousness short story written as an entry into a...
This is copy used for an art exhibitoin of intense emotion and creativity thus the text...
An Anthropological and critical essay in the form a movie analysis.

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Creative Writing Test - Fiction (UK Version)
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English Spelling Test (UK Version)
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Service Description

Do excuse me for a moment while I remove my tongue from my cheek. Ah yes that is better. Now on a more serious note - if we work together you will experience my first rate liaison abilities. I enjoy utilizing communication skills and focus on the important task of understanding what you require before initiating any project.
Once the project has commenced you will see that I am fully receptive to feedback and rewrites: all in the name of providing you with what you need. Another skill that may recommend me for work is that I am capable and experienced at working to deadlines.
Certainly creative writing is one of my fortes but my analytical skills are strong too. Therefore I am capable of channelling something very more-ish into your specified parameters. Obsessive editing habits help me to produce well groomed work that resonates a certain polish and contributes to readability. Transforming difficult ideas or concepts into easy to understand words is something that I am particularly good at.
My own personal interests lie in anything to do with preserving the environment and living a green life. My home bookshelf is happily occupied by many food and parenting books. Arenas of knowledge that stem from the social sciences are of particular interest to me and I have post graduate training in Social Anthropology (a primarily qualitative research based social science). My preeminent interests lie in gender politics, sexuality, childbirth, virtual communities and online...

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Employment

University of the Witwatersrand
Tutor
2008 - 2010
Whilst completeing my honours in Social Anthropology I tutored first year students in this discipline. This job included: preperation of relevant teaching topics, presenting materials to...
Amoeba Concepts
Art gallery assistant
2006 - 2007
As well as fulfiling the gallery duties of dealing with clients/suppliers, co-ordinaitng gallery events and general day to day tasks I provided sales copy (product descriptions) for original pieces...
Anne Marie Du Preez Bezdrob
Author's research assistant
2005 - 2006
Working remotely my employer used me to resource archives and libraries located in the metropolitan where I live. I provided any type of research she required such as locating not only archival...

Education

University of the Witwatersrand
Bachelor of Arts with honours in Social Anthropo
2008 - 2009
University of the Witwatersrand
Bachelor of Arts with honours in Publish
2005 - 2005
University of the Witwatersrand
Degree of Bachelor of Arts
2000 - 2004
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versatile creative writer and researcher
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