BA English / Philosophy; Higher Diploma in Education; M Phil in Women’s Studies; M Phil in Creative Writing
I have worked as a journalist since 1990 in all areas of print journalism. Newspapers include The Irish Times, Irish Press Newspapers, Sunday Business Post, the RTE Guide and, most recently, Dublin Gazette Newspapers and the Phoenix Magazine. I was an assistant editor in women’s publisher Attic Press, now subsumed into Cork University Press.
Proofreading; indexing; copy-editing; fiction editing; business editing
Reports; pamphlets / booklets; articles; theses; newsletters / bulletins.
Creative writing; women’s issues; education; current affairs.
As a freelance copyeditor I’ve worked for the National Council for Special Education; Combat Poverty; the IFPA; Cluid; the Well Woman Centre; Community Workers Co-op; Pavee Point; Banulacht; the Courts Service of Ireland, Arlen House and others.
Examples of work undertaken
A Century of Progress? Irish Women Reflect, Arlen House (index); Ireland and Quebec: Multidisciplinary Perspectives on History, Culture and Society, Four Courts Press (index).