Lorraine Slipper

Advanced Professional Member
Location EYNSFORD, Nr. Sevenoaks, Kent
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Telephone 01322 866057
Mobile 07478 681478
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Skills

  • Copy-editing
  • Proofreading (on screen and on paper)
  • Working knowledge of French, Spanish and German

Subjects

  • Law: academic textbooks, international protocols, database content
  • Music: academic textbooks on all genres including classical, pop and rock, folk and world, instruction books
  • Linguistics
  • Theatre and drama
  • Crafts: knitting and crochet, sewing and dressmaking, embroidery, needlecraft, weaving
  • Fashion and textiles: history of fashion, design, theatrical costume design and construction
  • Vintage: costume, hairstyles, lifestyle
  • General lifestyle books

Media

Books, international protocols, online database content, articles, directories/yearbooks, journals, magazines, newsletters, programmes (concert, theatre, film), theses and dissertations, promotional material

Qualifications and awards

BA (Hons) Humanities with Creative Writing and English Language

Training

Proofreading by distance learning (Publishing Training Centre)

On-screen Editing 1 (Society for Editors and Proofreaders)

Editing and Proofreading Music (Society for Editors and Proofreaders)

Clients

Cambridge University Press, Newgen, Crowood Publishing, Intellect, F&W Media, London College of Fashion, Edward Elgar, Ashgate Publishing, RCL Ltd, Rotovision, GMC Publications, Saxon Graphics, Quarto Publishing, Kyle Books, Marabout Hachette, Quintet Publishing

Testimonials

Thanks for the excellent work. I really appreciated your attention to detail.

Stuart Maslen, Honorary Professor, University of Pretoria