DONNELLY, Rachel, BA, MA

Editor, proofreader, project manager

Dublin 7
e. donnelly.rachel@gmail.com
m. 087 293 9162

Special interests:
Theatre; dance; artistic process; the impact of art on society; counterculture/alternative communities; environmental issues.

Experience:
Nine years working in editorial-related roles, both freelance and in-house: editorial researcher for a major London-based media corporation; editorial assistant in a respected independent publisher of humanities and social studies titles; show programmes editor for a national theatre festival; content editor for a national design-focused initiative; editor for a quarterly cultural journal; freelance copy editor and proofreader on multiple projects, particularly academic writing.

Work undertaken:
Copy editing; proofreading; project management.

Examples of work:
Show Programmes Editor for Dublin Theatre Festival (project management; copy editing; proofreading); Co-editor of Irish Design 2015 legacy publication Making Design Matter, Design & Crafts Council of Ireland, 2016 (300-page publication with 40 different authors – project management; copy editing; editorial direction; proofreading); Editor for DRAFF (project management; copy editing; proofreading).

Examples of clients:
Irish Design 2015; Dublin Theatre Festival; Dublin Dance Festival; Polity Press; EMAP; DRAFF.