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Editor: Dr Ben Kooyman


PhD, English, Flinders University, South Australia
Bachelor of Arts (Hons), English, Flinders University, South Australia
Bachelor of Arts (Hons), English major, Screen minor, Flinders University, South Australia


  • Editing—Copy editing, including grammar, sentence structure, punctuation and spelling, consistency of expression, and referencing; Structural editing, including thematic integrity, language and style, and overall coherence and clarity
  • Subject fields—Humanities and Social Sciences, including English, Literature, Film and Screen Studies, Theology, Drama, History, Cultural Studies, Politics, Art, Psychology, Anthropology, Archaeology, Education, and Philosophy
  • Media—Academic - dissertations and publications

Specific projects

I have edited PhD dissertations in the fields of literature, education, and history, and taught grammar, academic writing and referencing at the tertiary level for over a decade now. I am also an active scholar and have produced multiple academic journal articles, book chapters and reviews of my own.