Spent years in journalism where I honed editing, rewriting, proofreading and
page-layout skills on newspapers and periodicals. Learnt the importance of ensuring
facts are truly factual.
I’m at ease with a range of disciplines within the humanities, social sciences and
the arts, and with popular culture. However, I’m willing to tackle other subject
As a freelance copy editor, I was solely responsible for editing, rewriting and
proofreading copy for an Anglo-American trade- union magazine.
I have extensive experience editing/proofreading copy submitted for publication by
writers whose primary language isn’t English.
I have proofread and sharpened up theses and reports, and written/edited/proofread
copy for council brochures.
- Bachelor of Social Science, University of Natal
- Honours degree in Political Sociology, University of South Africa