Registration Is OPEN!
Freelance Book Editing 101: Could This Be the Job for You?
Starts: Thursday, January 30, 2020
This 5-week class will be held by Zoom on Thursdays from 2:00 to 4:00pm Eastern from January 30 through February 27, 2020. (The section being held on Tuesdays from 7:00 to 9:00pm has filled up.)
In 4 weekly sessions + 1 session of office hours, 2 hours each, we’ll have lectures, slide decks, discussion, Q&A’s, demos, and lots of hands-on exercises.
We’ll meet by Zoom. You can watch the playback if you miss a class.
When the class is over, you’ll know the answer to the question, “Could freelance book editing be right for me?” – or your money back.*
Freelance Book Editing 101:
Week 1: Discover the Field
Week 2: Explore Your Place in It
Week 3: Office Hours
Week 4: Try It Out
Week 5: Envision Your Future as a Freelance Book Editor
Former students said…
“Great class! Felt so comfortable and accessible.”
“You two are a dynamic duo—great fun! I’m ready to assess and improve my skills, and start editing!”
“You were both great at answering questions. The personal experiences you shared were very valuable and encouraging.”
Editorial Arts Academy cofounders Susannah Noel and Nancy Marriott will lead the class. They have over 50 years of book editing experience between them, and they have both taught editing classes. See the About page for more.
The Countdown Begins!
*If you complete the course in good faith and (1) you do not think the course provided enough information to demonstrate an understanding of the basics of freelance book editing for trade books, and/or (2) you do not think the course provided enough information for you to be able to make an informed decision as to whether a full- or part-time career in freelance book editing work is suitable for you, we’ll refund your money.