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Transcript: Copyediting 101

Basic rules for better writing — and possibly a better career

April 3, 2006
COPYEDITING 101 WITH CHERYL DELLA PIETRA

EXCLUSIVE FOR AVANTGUILD MEMBERS | This is a transcript of mediabistro.com's seminar, "Copyediting 101" held on January 11, 2006 in New York. Catch the next session on May 30, 2006, in New York or on May 9, 2006 in Los Angeles. Already got some experience? Get to the next level with the four-week eClass, "The Advanced Copy Editor." Better yet, check out all of our copyediting and grammar offerings.

[Note: Several in-class exercises were part of this seminar. They have not been reproduced here.]

Cheryl Della Pietra: So this is "Copyediting 101," welcome. I just want to take a show ...

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