003: How to Be Your Own Best Editor

8:30 AM–11:30 AM Thursday, Jan 3, 2019 (US - Central)

Hyatt Regency - Roosevelt 3

Session Information

Description: Take your writing or editing skills to the next level in this hands-on, collaborative workshop facilitated by MLA editors. Practice techniques for addressing—and teaching others to address—complex problems with sentence structure and word choice, and see how professional editors tackle these matters. Participants will do interactive exercises aimed at helping writers master the skills needed to sharpen prose regardless of the genre, level, or project type. Red pencils provided! Preregistration is required.


Angela Gibson, MLA


Erika Suffern, MLA

Jennifer A. Rappaport, MLA