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Copyediting in TPC

Fall
2015

 

Rodeo Cafe

The Editor from Hell Don't become this editor.

Remember this is 10% of the course grade.

 

Major editing assignment

Rodeo Cafe Personnel Manual

This is a comprehensive edit, not a copyedit.

Assume you have been hired to edit this document for a local restaurant.

You will have to figure out what changes you'll recommend. Once you look it over (it's really very poor) you'll see that it needs a lot of organizational and consistency work before it would even be worth doing any sort of low level edit.

As you edit it, think about how you would handle talking to the restaurant owner/author (2 different scenarios):

 

 

 

 

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