Directory of freelance editors

Editor: Jill Miller

Email: ejmiller@grapevine.com.au

Bachelor of Arts (Asian Studies), ANU; Bachelor of Social Administration and Diploma of Education, Flinders University; Master of Philosophy, ACU; Doctor of Philosophy (Ageing in Japan), ANU.

Services

  • Editing—substantive editing, copy editing, subtitle editing, proofreading
  • Other services—Writing
  • Subject fields—Ageing, art, East Asia (China and Japan), ESL, fiction, pets, social policy, women’s health
  • Media—Magazines, reports, Hansard, textbooks

Specific projects

Magazine editor in Hong Kong, China, Taiwan and Japan from 1984 to 1994

Researcher and writer for House of Representatives 2003 report on substance abuse, Commonwealth Hansard editor for eight years, translator and editor of subtitles for a Beijing film studio, editor of computer and electronics magazines, editor of high school texts for Macmillan

My strength is my ability to turn any text into a piece of fine writing. I can offer the benefits
of 25 years as an editor and decades of study of East Asia and its languages. I have extensive experience editing and/or rewriting writers whose native language is not English.