Lisa Sinclair

Professional Member
Location Toronto (formerly Manchester, UK)
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Copyediting, translating (French to English), proofreading, consultancy (editorial) and project management. 


Books, multi-author books, illustrated books, journals, theses and dissertations, magazines, newsletters. 

In-house and freelance experience

Freelance since 2019

Senior Content Manager, Humanities Books at Cambridge University Press. 2018-2019. 

Senior Content Manager, Humanities Books at Cambridge University Press. 2016-2018. 

Editor at The Lutterworth Press/James Clarke & Co. 2015-2016. 

Recent training

References (CIEP) Year: 2022

Copy-editing 2: Headway (SfEP) Year: 2019


Cambridge University Press

Channel View Publications

Cornell University Press

Duke University Press

Harvard University Press

Ideas on Fire

Multilingual Matters


University of North Carolina Press

Vanderbilt University Press


biography and memoir, film, French studies, gender studies, history (modern), interdisciplinary scholarship, linguistics, literature, media studies, music, religious studies, theatre, translation studies 


BA French Studies

MA Translation & Interpreting Studies


Lisa skilfully identified errors and inconsistencies in a variety of languages.

Patrick Vincent, editor of The Cambridge History of European Romantic Literature

Thank you for dealing with our text so well and so efficiently! Your sharp eye will have saved us from numerous embarrassments.

Ivana Djordjević, co-editor of Waldef: A French Romance from Medieval England

Part of getting published is having a good editor to work with and Lisa was excellent!

Keith Crawford, author of Arthur Mee: A Biography

Lisa was a tremendous help and support.

Ambrose Mong, author of Purification of Memory