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Yvonne J. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jan 26, 2016

Yvonne J.

teacher/writer/editor with 9 plus years experience
   United States
  |   Nauvoo, AL
  |  2:09 am Local Time

Overview

Trained as an editor at the MIT press, I have honed those skills in 9 1/2 years as a college professor, editing student papers for mechanics, argument and style

I am also a freelance poet and fiction writer with work appearing in national literary journals and anthologies.

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Creative Writing Test - Fiction (U.S. Version)
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English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
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U.S. English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)
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U.S. English Punctuation and Mechanics Test
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Service Description

Editing and proofreading services. Critique of fiction, poetry and creative non-fiction.

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Employment

Talladega College
Assistant Professor, English
2003 - 2006
Taught Composition, surveys in British and American Literature, Creative Writing, Introduction to Screenwriting and African American History
Miles College
Instructor, English
2002 - 2003
Taught Composition, Advanced Composition and Poetry
DePauw University
Assistant Professor, English
1997 - 1998
Taught Composition, Introduction to Literature, Creative Writing, and Fiction
Wabash College
Assistant Professor, English
1996 - 1996
Taught Composition, Creative Writing, Post-Colonial Literature, Nuyorican Literature, and a seminar on Chinua Achebe.
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Adjunct Professor, English
1995 - 1995
Taught Composition, and Introduction to Literature

Education

University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa
Master of Fine Arts, English (Fiction)
1991 - 1995
Yale University
Bachelor's, History
1982 - 1987
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