Editors Queensland hosts a range of events for members and anyone interested in the profession of editing. These include:
- ten member meetings per year, with speakers (non-members also welcome)
- an end-of-year dinner in late November
- a picnic in January to begin the new year
- frequent training workshops and other training events - to find out about these, go to Training.
As a branch of IPEd, EdsQ also promotes and participates in IPEd events, including webinars and the biennial IPEd National Editors Conference.
2020 has begun! Our picnic was postponed due to the weather, so watch this space for further details. In the meantime,
EdsQ member meeting, 5 February 2020: with James Lambert, former editor of the Macquarie Dictionary, who will be talking about editing and compiling dictionaries (see below).
EdsQ member meeting, 4 March 2020: with Edwina Shaw, editor of Bjelke Blues (AndAlsoBooks, 2019), who will tell us about editing anthologies.
Member meetings are held at the New Farm Library, 135 Sydney Street, New Farm, Brisbane, right in the corner of beautiful New Farm Park. See a map here.
Dictionaries and how they got to be that way
Join us for our first member meeting of the year (also open to non-members). This is your chance to uncover the mysteries of the seemingly ethereal...