COURY, Simon, MA

Copy-editor, proofreader, eBook development & conversion

46 Heathervue,
Greystones,
Co Wicklow
t./f. 01 201 0843
m. 085 159 5732
e. simoncoury@gmail.com or simoncoury@eircom.net

Languages:
French, some German

Special interests:
Literature, theatre, classical music, history, angling, electronic publishing, business and technical journals.

Experience:
Twenty years’ experience as freelance copy-editor and proofreader for Cork University Press, Edco Ireland, Mercier Press, Pan Macmillan, OUP, among others; five years as manager of Pallas Athene electronic publishing.

Work undertaken:
Copy-editing, proofreading and rewriting, on-screen or hard copy; indexing; conversion of print books to electronic formats.

Examples:
Copy-editor: Vallely, The Companion to Irish Traditional Music, Cork University Press, 2010; Editor: Administration Yearbook and Diary, IPA, 2010, 2011; Proofreader: Doyle, The Civil War in Kerry, Mercier Press 2008; Indexing: Walsh, The Pedagogy of Protest, Peter Lang, 2007; Balzano, Mulhall & Sullivan (eds), Irish Postmodernisms and Popular Culture, Macmillan 2007