MERL STORR

CONTACT DETAILS

Name
Merl Storr

Location
London

Telephone
-

Website address
www.merlstorr.com

E-mail
merl@merlstorr.com


OVERVIEW

  • Copy-editing
  • Editing
  • Indexing
  • Proofreading
  • Proofreading Translated Copy

  • Rewriting Text for Non-native Speakers
  • Translation

 FEES

  • Negotiable, depending on type of job.

SERVICES

  • Proofreading and correction for perfect grammar, punctuation, clarity and consistency
  • Editing of documents for structure, voice and style - tailor your writing to your target audience
  • Copy-editing of documents for clear and consistent layout, formatting and presentation
  • Rewriting of texts, including for clients whose first language is not English
  • Back-of-the-book indexing
  • French and Swedish to English translation
  • Free support and advice, with outstanding aftercare for all my clients

EXPERIENCE

  • Over 20 years' experience of writing and editing for British and American audiences
  • Several years' freelance experience with clients in academia, business and the public sector, see my website for a list of recent clients
  • Former university lecturer specialising in anthropology, cultural studies, genderstudies and sociology
  • Able to work both on hard copy and on screen
  • Use of Adobe Acrobat, MS Word, InDesign and other software packages

QUALIFICATIONS

  • BA (Hons) in Philosophy, University of Cambridge
  • DPhil in Women's Studies, University of York
  • Chartered Institute of Linguists' Diploma in Translation
  • Associate Member of the Society for Editors and Proofreaders

MERL STORR


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