marie.deer.11611

Marie Deer

Editorial work of all sorts

Marie Deer

e-mail: mariedeer1961@gmail.com
business phone: 812-391-0900
editorial experience: since 1980
freelance: since 1990
availability: full-time freelance

Type of work: substantive editing, line editing, copyediting (French, German, English, elementary Spanish), ESL editing, manuscript consultations, translation (French->English, German->English), rewriting, indexing, renditions into rhyming verse, poetry translations (not just rhyming verse!), poetry consultations, writing coach

Type of material: Books, articles, dissertations, college textbooks, elementary textbooks, foreign-language, ESL, personal papers, general, willing to consider anything else

Subjects: Africa, anthropology, art history, film studies, history, Iran, Jewish history, language learning, literature, philosophy, religious history, religious studies, religious/spiritual, theology, all humanities disciplines, international, fiction, memoir, poetry, general

Selected clients: Stanford University Press, Hackett Publishing Company, University of Pennsylvania Press, McGraw-Hill, HarperCollins, authors with Yale University Press and Princeton University Press

Education: Yale University (B.A. in linguistics); Freie Universitaet Berlin, Universitaet Heidelberg, and Universitaet Hamburg (theology and language classes); pre-university schooling in Kinshasa, Congo and in Strasbourg, France; editorial workshops at editcetera, Berkeley, California.

Bloomington, IN
US

Email: mariedeer1961@gmail.com

Years in the field: 40
Years freelancing: 30

marie.deer.11611

Marie Deer