KEALY, Anna, BA (Hons), MA

Editor, copy-editor, proofreader, reader

m. 085 7196729

Freelancing since 2004, alongside other book-industry work (bookselling, sales in publishing and book reviewing). Full-time freelance copy-editing and proofreading since 2014.

Special interests:
Fiction of various genres, memoir; architecture, conservation, history; employment, econometrics, policy documents; literary criticism, academic papers; authors who have English as a second language.

Work undertaken:
Editing, copy-editing and proofreading; readers’ reports.

Clients include:
The United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights; the International Labour Organization; the European Association of Architectural Education; Dr Jeanne Riou (UCD) and Dr Robert Foley (University of Western Ontario); the Heritage Council; the Office of Public Works; DEB Exams.

Examples of titles produced:
Imagination in German Romanticism: Rethinking the Self in Its Environment (Peter Lang, 2009); Blindsight: A Doorway to Consciousness (doctoral thesis, 2013); The Quakers of Tipperary (local history, 2009); Conservation/Reconstruction. Small Centres: Conservation in the Midst of Change (EAAE, 2014); Indigenous People with Disabilities: Access to Training and Employment (ILO, 2014); Disabled Beggars in Ethiopia (ILO, 2013); Ruins: The Conservation and Repair of Masonry Ruins (Dept. of the Environment, Heritage and Local Government, 2009); Mount Heaton to Mount St Joseph Abbey: Strategies for Sustainable Development (Heritage Council, 2010); Nothing is Written in Stone: The Notebooks of Justin Keating (1930–2009) (Lilliput Press, forthcoming).