Tag Archives: Editing Back

Welcome Allanah and Jasmin!

The black&write! project offers internships to aspiring Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander editors who want to work with Indigenous literature. In 2019 black&write! was able to offer two internships, to Allanah Hunt and Jasmin McGaughey. Over the course of ten months the interns will be able to gain valuable career pathways and develop editing skills … Read more

black&write! session at 2017 IPEd Brisbane conference: Editing work with Indigenous content

The Institute of Professional Editors (IPEd) is the peak body for editing professionals in Australia, and they recently held a national conference at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre. We had the opportunity to work with the national IPEd conference, so black&write! presents to you our session from that day; In Conversation between Dr Sandra … Read more

2016 black&write! round up

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Before we leave for the year, we’d love to share some of the highlights from the last couple of months! Just recently, editing interns Yasmin and Grace travelled to Sydney to take part in a one-week placement with publishing house Hachette Australia. Yasmin and Grace met staff from all levels in the organisation, attended publishing … Read more

Becoming Kirrali Lewis hits the shelves!

Jane Harrison with her daughters at the launch of Becoming Kirrali Lewis in Melbourne

Becoming Kirrali Lewis has now hit the bookshelves!  Last week black&write! headed down to the Emerging Writers’ Festival in Melbourne. The team attended the National Writers’ Conference, as well as panels, performances and literary events presented by emerging and established writers, editors, publishers, and other industry professionals. This year black&write! partnered with the Emerging Writers’ Festival to launch Jane Harrison’s debut novel, Becoming … Read more

black&write! goes to Emerging Writers’ Festival

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black&write! are excited to announce Ellen, Yasmin, and Grace travel to Melbourne this Thursday to attend the 2015 Emerging Writers’ Festival. The centrepiece of Emerging Writers’ Festival is the two-day National Writers’ Conference at Melbourne Town Hall. This conference aims to inform and inspire writers from every genre and style. This is a fantastic opportunity to meet and … Read more

Meet the 2013 black&write! Indigenous OnScreen Trainee Editors

Marie Munkara

This week we have been honoured to have our three wonderful black&write! trainee editors for 2013 visiting Brisbane.  This is the second year of OnScreen trainee editor program which provides training in the editing of fiction manuscripts.   This year our editors were selected from South Australia and the Northern Territory and while most of their training … Read more