3 edition of The editor"s view found in the catalog.
The editor"s view
|LC Classifications||BM723 .L48 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||362 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||362|
|LC Control Number||2009277678|
Thus What Editors Do covers three phrases of editing: acquisition (finding the book), the editing process, and publication (bringing the book to the reader). Twenty-seven people in book publishing—representing publishers large and small, and encompassing trade, textbook, academic, and children’s publishing—discuss the function of editors. Because in that instance, the editor is the creator of the book; the anthology is assembled according to the editor’s vision of the anthology theme. Sci-fi / fantasy readers are familiar with Ellen Datlow, Terry Windling, Greg Benford, Bryan Thomas Schmidt etc. as the editors of anthologies, and their names are on the covers as such.
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If a book has an editor, you will be able to find their information in the opening pages of a book before the table of contents or first chapter. This information is often on the copyright information page, although the editor's name may Views: K.
The book explicitly aims to keep in check any romantic notions of an editor’s life, emphasizing that editors take meetings, publicize books, and check contracts at least as often as they make marks on manuscripts or host boozy lunches.”., Times Literary Supplement.
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Editors at book publishers must also champion authors they love in order to ensure that such authors receive attention from publishing higher-ups. Editing and Revising At an independent press (such as those affiliated with colleges and universities that publish literary journals), a high-level editor will often make suggestions to improve the.
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On the other hand, the writer trusts the editor to tell him what the book is really like and what its strengths and weaknesses are. The editor helps a writer focus on a reading.Some of the editors focus on commercial fiction; some deliberately look for books overlooked by mainstream publishing.
Some prefer romance, some like pop culture, and some are devoted to literary fiction. All are committed to helping their clients to become the best writers possible.