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. But make sure you book the date of our next member meeting in March, which promises to be something to remember:
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. Join us for nibbles and a drink at 6.00 pm. The meeting starts with an update by the EdsQ president at 6.30. pm. See a map here.
Forum: the IPEd Accreditation Scheme
On Sunday 15 March 2020, the IPEd Accreditation Board is holding a forum on the IPEd Accreditation Scheme, after which you will have the chance to...
Editing anthologies – Bjelke Blues
Editing anthologies: The making of Bjelke Blues. Stories of Repression and Resistance in Joh Bjelke-Petersen's Queensland...