HORAN, Rosemary, BA, M.Litt

Editor, copy-editor, proofreader, writer, rewriter

Taughmon
Crookedwood
Mullingar
Co. Westmeath

m. 086-8883098
e. rosemary@crookedwood.com

Special interests
Website content, literature and fiction, history, classics, art, media, theology, current affairs, politics, education, academic texts. Particular skill for transforming dense, technical material into readable, accessible texts.

Experience
Editor/copy-editor, associate editor and writer with H.W.Wilson from 1994 to 2011.
Freelance copy-editor, proofreader and rewriter since 2011, working for businesses, charities and Dalkey Archive Press, Trinity College Dublin.

Examples
Copy-editing of Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services’ website (2014); proofreading of Scenes from the Enlightenment, by Kim Namcheon, translated from Korean by Charles La Shure; proofreading of Another Man’s City, by Ch’oe In-Ho, translated from Korean by Bruce and Ju-Chan Fulton; copy-editing of The Square, by Choi In-hun, translated by Kim Seong-kon; copy-editing of Pavane For a Dead Princess, by Park Min-gyu, translated by Amber Kim; proofreading of Another View: Tracing the Foreign in Literary Translation, by Eduard Stoklosinski; A History of All Saints Church and National School, Mullingar, exhibition and pamphlet; and Alternative Solutions for Barrier Performance in Blow Molding Applications, summary of a technical report for Mergon Corporation, Castlepollard, Co.Westmeath.