An Introduction to Editorial


An Introduction to Editorial

Date and Time

9.30am-4.30pm GMT
November 9th, 2024





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An Introduction to Editorial

A one-day course exploring the vital role of the editor in book publishing and introducing the basic skills required. Aimed at candidates from all backgrounds, this course is suitable for anyone looking to get their first job or wanting to move into editorial from another field.

We’ll cover the following subjects, in a mix of theory and practical exercises:

  • How to proof-read
  • How to edit copy
  • Commissioning and editing fiction and non-fiction
  • The UK publishing houses – imprints and lists
  • A day in the life of an editorial assistant
  • Applying and interviewing for editorial positions

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