University of Arizona Campus  •  March 10 - 11, 2018  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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March 11-12, 2017 (9:30am - 5:30pm)

Save the date for 2018!

March 10-11, 2018 (9:30am - 5:30pm)

Amanda Krause

Amanda Krause is the editorial, design, and production manager at the University of Arizona Press. A lifelong lover of correct grammar, good spelling, and new red pens, she began at the Press in 2013 after previous roles in newspapers, magazines, and the university press community. In addition to guiding all UA Press titles through the manuscript editorial, typesetting, and production processes, she also manages the Press’s pool of freelance copyeditors and proofreaders. She holds a BA in English from Cornell College in Mount Vernon, Iowa.

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What Editors Do
Publishing houses employ editors in chief, acquisitions editors, managing editors, production editors, developmental editors, line editors, executive editors, copy editors, substantive editors, ghostwriters, and proofreaders. Each has a unique place in a publishing company's structure and workflow. Take a look inside the black box with these professional editors, and discover how publishing houses function, and what each type of editor does.

Student Union Ventana (Seats 100)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 11, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Book / Movie Biz
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore Tent (on Mall) (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Amanda Krause, Beth Meacham
Moderator: Steve Cox

Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

Major Sponsors

Friend of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
University of Arizona - Facilities Management

Key Sponsors

Brucker Trust
Marshall Foundation
Monark Premium Appliance Company
William & Mary Ross Foundation
Western National Parks Association

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