The Editor s Companion

Written By Janet Mackenzie
The Editor s Companion
  • Publsiher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 27 June 2011
  • ISBN : 1107380138
  • Pages : 212 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled The Editor s Companion written by Janet Mackenzie which was release on 27 June 2011, this book published by Cambridge University Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: As the knowledge economy takes shape, editors face many challenges. Technology is transforming publishing, text is losing out to graphics, and writing is distorted by cliché, hype and spin. More than ever, editors are needed to add value to information and to rescue readers from boredom and confusion. The Editor's Companion explains the traditional skills of editing for publication and how to adapt them for digital production. It describes the editorial tasks for print and screen publications, from fantasy novels and academic texts to web pages and government documents. It is an essential tool for professional editors, as well as media and publications officers, self-publishers and writers editing their own work. This revised edition features extended coverage of on-screen editing, single-source publishing and digital rights, a comprehensive glossary of editing terms and a companion website developed especially for students that includes editing exercises, expert 'tips' and essential weblinks.

The Editor s Companion

The Editor s Companion
  • Author : Janet Mackenzie
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2011-06-27
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1107380138
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Summary : As the knowledge economy takes shape, editors face many challenges. Technology is transforming publishing, text is losing out to graphics, and writing is distorted by cliché, hype and spin. More than ever, editors are needed to add value to information and to rescue readers from boredom and confusion. The Editor's ...

The Editor s Toolkit

The Editor s Toolkit
  • Author : Chris Wadsworth
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2016-01-22
  • Total pages : 266
  • ISBN : 1107380138
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Summary : The Editor's Toolkit: A Hands-On Guide to the Craft of Film and TV Editing is a tutorial-based introduction to the craft of editing. Today's process of media editing is fast and competitive, making this guide a necessity for anyone looking to break into the business. Here, Chris Wadsworth provides 52 media-based ...

The Editor Function

The Editor Function
  • Author : Abram Foley
  • Publisher : U of Minnesota Press
  • Release Date : 2021-08-31
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 1107380138
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Summary : Offering the everyday tasks of literary editors as inspired sources of postwar literary history Michel Foucault famously theorized “the author function” in his 1969 essay “What Is an Author?” proposing that the existence of the author limits textual meaning. Abram Foley shows a similar critique at work in the labor of ...

A letter to the editor of The British critic occasioned by an article in the no for April 1834

A letter to the editor of The British critic  occasioned by an article in the no  for April 1834
  • Author : Baden Powell
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1834
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1107380138
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Summary : Download or read online A letter to the editor of The British critic occasioned by an article in the no for April 1834 written by Baden Powell, published by which was released on 1834. Get A letter to the editor of The British critic occasioned by an article in the no for ...

The Editor of Love and Other Stories

The Editor of Love and Other Stories
  • Author : Janice Young
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release Date : 2006-02
  • Total pages : 52
  • ISBN : 1107380138
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Summary : An omnibus of thought-provoking, engaging, and heartwarming stories set in Edo Japan, the modern world, and far into the future....

Letters to the Editor That Were Never Published

Letters to the Editor That Were Never Published
  • Author : Alex Caemmerer Jr.
  • Publisher : Trafford Publishing
  • Release Date : 2011-12-07
  • Total pages : 228
  • ISBN : 1107380138
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Summary : Over the course of the last ten years, Dr. Alex Caemmerer has written well over one hundred letters to the editors of the New York Times, the Record (of Bergen County, New Jersey), and Psychiatric News, a journal aimed at psychiatrists and other behavioral health providers. The letters, arranged in ...

The Heavy Hand of the Editor

The Heavy Hand of the Editor
  • Author : Cora Buhlert
  • Publisher : Pegasus Pulp Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-01-30
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1107380138
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Summary : New York City, 1938: Richard Blakemore, hardworking pulp writer by day and the masked vigilante only known as the Silencer by night, has faced many a horror in his day. But few of them can match the terror of the blank page. Especially since Donald A. Stuart, the upstart young editor ...

Shakespeare and the Rise of the Editor

Shakespeare and the Rise of the Editor
  • Author : Sonia Massai
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2007-08-09
  • Total pages : 254
  • ISBN : 1107380138
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Summary : A 2007 study into the prehistory of editorial tradition, focusing on Shakespeare and his earliest 'editors'....

A letter to the editor of the Practical mechanic and engineer s magazine a reply to his review of Practical observations on the present state of the steam engine

A letter to the editor of the  Practical mechanic and engineer s magazine   a reply to his review of  Practical observations on the present state of the steam engine
  • Author : G V. Gustafsson
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1847
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1107380138
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Summary : Download or read online A letter to the editor of the Practical mechanic and engineer s magazine a reply to his review of Practical observations on the present state of the steam engine written by G V. Gustafsson, published by which was released on 1847. Get A letter to the editor ...

The Comic magazine ed by the editor of Figaro in London 4 vols

The Comic magazine  ed  by the editor of  Figaro in London   4 vols
  • Author : Gilbert Abbott A'Beckett
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2021-09-23
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1107380138
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Summary : Download or read online The Comic magazine ed by the editor of Figaro in London 4 vols written by Gilbert Abbott A'Beckett, published by which was released on . Get The Comic magazine ed by the editor of Figaro in London 4 vols Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

A Letter to the Editor of the Colombo Observer on temperance societies etc Substance of a speech for the formation of the Ceylon Temperance Society

A Letter to the Editor of the Colombo Observer  on temperance societies  etc   Substance of a speech     for the formation of the Ceylon Temperance Society
  • Author : Benjamin Bailey
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1835
  • Total pages : 39
  • ISBN : 1107380138
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Summary : Download or read online A Letter to the Editor of the Colombo Observer on temperance societies etc Substance of a speech for the formation of the Ceylon Temperance Society written by Benjamin Bailey, published by which was released on 1835. Get A Letter to the Editor of the Colombo Observer on ...

A Letter to the Editor of the Standard on the Doctrines of Unitarians In answer to an article in the Standard

A Letter to the Editor of the Standard     on the Doctrines of Unitarians   In answer to an article in the Standard
  • Author : Lant CARPENTER
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1836
  • Total pages : 4
  • ISBN : 1107380138
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Summary : Download or read online A Letter to the Editor of the Standard on the Doctrines of Unitarians In answer to an article in the Standard written by Lant CARPENTER, published by which was released on 1836. Get A Letter to the Editor of the Standard on the Doctrines of Unitarians In ...

The Letters of Daniel Hardcastle to the Editor of The Times Journal

The Letters of Daniel Hardcastle to the Editor of  The Times  Journal
  • Author : Richard Page
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1819
  • Total pages : 209
  • ISBN : 1107380138
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Summary : Download or read online The Letters of Daniel Hardcastle to the Editor of The Times Journal written by Richard Page, published by which was released on 1819. Get The Letters of Daniel Hardcastle to the Editor of The Times Journal Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Letter of the Rev T D Gregg A M to the Editor of The Times

Letter of the Rev  T  D  Gregg  A M   to the Editor of    The Times
  • Author : Tresham Dames GREGG
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1841
  • Total pages : 8
  • ISBN : 1107380138
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Summary : Download or read online Letter of the Rev T D Gregg A M to the Editor of The Times written by Tresham Dames GREGG, published by which was released on 1841. Get Letter of the Rev T D Gregg A M to the Editor of The Times Books now! Available in ...

A Letter Addressed to the Editor of the London Friend

A Letter Addressed to the Editor of the London  Friend
  • Author : James Cannings Fuller
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1843
  • Total pages : 28
  • ISBN : 1107380138
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Summary : Download or read online A Letter Addressed to the Editor of the London Friend written by James Cannings Fuller, published by which was released on 1843. Get A Letter Addressed to the Editor of the London Friend Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....