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What can editors and translators learn from each other?
When a translator translates a text into English, how do they ensure consistency of spelling, grammatical conventions, punctuation etc.? Do... 

Mary-Rose MacColl at EdsQ ABM
by Cassey Harding Once Mary-Rose MacColl took the stage, it was clear why she had been asked to be the guest speaker at the annual branch meeting... 

The fundamentals of fiction editing
This two-day workshop provides a practical exploration of the art of structural fiction-editing (and editing narrative nonfiction). It is designed... 

Academic and research editing: The essentials
by Lorraine Page, Training Officer An editor who feels their job is simply to correct the grammar may make something incorrect or may miss... 

Freelancers lunch
On Monday 26 August, ten freelancers met over lunch at South Bank in inner Brisbane to share notes about work and talk about the rest of life. As... 

It's been a busy year
by Christine Atkinson, President The Editors Queensland Annual Branch Meeting (ABM) was held on Wednesday 7 August at Motel on Gregory in Spring... 

EdsQ committee report August 2019
by Christine Atkinson, President We had a good August, with a sold-out (and by all accounts excellent) workshop on academic editing with Laurel... 

Proposed legislation on cheating
Proposed legislation on cheating highlights for editors the importance of adhering to the revised IPEd

Latest news on the Style Manual
The recent announcement by the Digital Transformation Agency (DTA) about the next milestone in the chapter of the Style Manual's revision was hotly... 

Name change for newest IPEd branch
IPEd's branch in New Zealand now have a new name: IPEd proudly welcomes Editors Aotearoa New Zealand (EdANZ).  

Seeking ideas for speakers
Editors Qld holds monthly member meetings, each with a speaker who talks about some aspect of editing, writing, publishing or particular language... 

Encouraging Editors Qld members in regional areas to get together
It's nearly impossible for Editors Qld members who live outside the Brisbane metropolitan area to get to our training workshops, member meetings and... 

Facebook friends
One of the benefits of being an IPEd member with home branch Queensland - i.e. a branch member of Editors Queensland - is that you can also join our... 

 

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