The 2013 IPEd Prize winner was announced in mid-2014.
Meredith Bramich was announced as the 2013 IPEd Prize winner for her essay, Editing in the 21st century, which provides insight into the topics of editing and publishing through analysis of a carefully selected job advertisement.
The essay was written for a Postgraduate Certificate in Editing and Electronic Publishing at Macquarie University.
The judges commented that the essay was written in an accessible and engaging manner usually seen from senior writers and editors. It was well structured and well written with a clear argument successfully illustrated by secondary sources and concrete examples. The text was well edited and proofread and references were consistently styled.
The judges felt that the essay was strong, clearly argued and cogently written and offered an intellectual journey which didn't disappoint.
The entries were judged by Robin Bower AE, Bruce Robins AE and Anne Ryden from the Society of Editors (WA) and Agata Mrva-Montoya from the Society of Editors (NSW).
Meredith's essay is available on the IPEd website.