Tag: Copy Editing

  • Behind the Scenes

    Behind the Scenes: Copy Editing

    March 18th, 2014     by Jessie Hale     Comments

    I’m hunched over the Canadian Oxford Dictionary, my brow furrowed. Should “socioeconomic” have a hyphen? Should Québec have an accent over the first “e”? How many “r’s” in “riot grrrl”? Forget about how to hyphenate “two-spirit”; they don’t even have an entry for that. Welcome to my world as copy editor for Shameless! READ MORE