Editors Calgary (a twig of EAC) is happy to announce a professional development workshop featuring Frances Peck, who is bringing her Grammar Boot Camp to Calgary on Wednesday, April 6, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Watch this space for further details about venue and pricing.
Frances Peck of West Coast Editorial Associates
Frances Peck has been working with words for over two decades, whether writing them, editing them, or teaching people about them. The author of Peck’s English Pointers (available through the Language Portal of Canada) and co-author of the popular HyperGrammar website and Peck’s English Pointers, an ebook available through the Language Portal of Canada, Frances teaches editing at Simon Fraser University and Douglas College. She is a partner with West Coast Editorial Associates and a long-time member of EAC.
About Grammar Boot Camp
Want to flex your grammar (and punctuation and usage) muscles? This intensive seminar will put you through the paces. Focusing on high-level errors—the ones that make it past the eyes of language professionals and into print—this session will help you identify and fix the most puzzling mistakes in grammar, punctuation, and usage.