Directory of freelance editors

Editor: Duncan Beard


PhD (English, ANU)


  • Editing—Substantive editing, structural editing, copyediting, proofreading
  • Other services—Design and layout, ebook production and dissemination, plain language rewrites, writing
  • Subject fields—Academic, government administration, literary fiction, science fiction and fantasy, biography and autobiography, general non-fiction, music, poetry, and promotional material
  • Media—Academic monographs and articles; ebooks; web content; promotional material; government and public sector documentation, circulars and newsletters

Specific projects

Previously Editor for ANU Press, ANU E Press and Pandanus Books: I have worked on all publication aspects of academic monographs, collections and journals from diverse disciplines for well over a decade. I also have experience in developing and publishing literary fiction, biography and autobiography, poetry and other non-academic genres.