bootcamp

 

WHEN:                  9am to 4pm, Wednesday, April 6

WHERE:                CommunityWise Resource Centre, 223 12th Ave SW, Calgary, AB

WHO:

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 and co-author of the popular HyperGrammar website, 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

WHAT:

Seminar Description

Want to flex your grammar (and punctuation and usage) muscles? This intensive seminar will put you through the paces. It focuses on high-level errors, the ones that make it past editors and proofreaders and into print.

Seminar Content

  • Identify and fix easy-to-miss grammar, punctuation, and usage mistakes
  • Decide when (occasionally) to leave mistakes alone, depending on audience and genre
  • Apply the most up-to-date rules and editing practices
  • Explain your corrections to others

 

HOW MUCH:

 

  Students EAC Members CAFE/PWAC NonMembers
Early Bird

(by March 23

$100 $175 $195 $225
Regular

(after March 23

$110 $200 $225 $250

 

 

 

Click on this link to register at Editors Canada.

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