Focus: Basic, practical aspects of the editing of theses and dissertations
Date: Saturday 10 February 2018
Time: 09:00 for 09:30 to 13:00
Place: Committee Room, Centre for the Book (CFB), Queen Victoria Street, Cape Town
Presenter: Tanya Barben
More about our presenter
Tanya Barben spent her entire career working in many capacities at the University of Cape Town libraries. She has had many years’ experience as an editor of academic journals, academic books, fictional works and theses and dissertations in just about every discipline (although legal subjects seem to come her way most often). She is also indexer.
Attendees are welcome to send any questions about the editing of theses and dissertations for Tanya’s attention beforehand to the Western Cape branch committee. Questions must be received by Monday 5 February 2018.
Please send your questions to Corné Janse van Rensburg (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The following guides will be on sale at the workshop:
- Consistency, consistency, consistency: PEG’s guide to style guides (third edition) by John Linnegar with Paul Schamberger and Jill Bishop at R40
- The business of editing: The PEG guide to setting up and running your small business (second edition) by Jill Bishop, John Linnegar and Linda Pretorius at R50
- Marketing your freelance services: The PEG guide for practitioners by John Linnegar with Jenny de Wet and Lia Marus at R70
The price of the workshop, including refreshments, is:
||Early-bird registration fee
(before or on 2 February 2018)
(before or on 7 February 2018)
Owing to the size of the venue, attendance is limited to 24 attendees. To book your place, please complete the registration form and return it along with proof of payment to Ellyn Barry at email@example.com by Friday 2 February 2018 (early-bird rate) or by Wednesday 7 February 2018 (normal rate).
Make use of the early-bird special: save money and secure your spot for this workshop by registering early!