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Reference
Style Manual: For Authors, Editors and Printers 6th EditionAustralian standards
for editing practice, second edition
Roget’s II: The New ThesaurusMacquarie Dictionary online
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A Handbook of Rhetorical DevicesOnline medical and science dictionaries

NEWS

  • Making Connections: Kate Cuthbert workshop for editors and writers

    28 March 2019

    Networking opportunity with writers We are about to host one of our most focused outreach events ever on 13 April. Rather than contemplating our own navels and talking to ourselves we are stepping outside our immediate community to talk with … Read more

  • Report on the Winter Seminar 2018

    19 September 2018

    The Editors WA’s annual Winter Seminar on the ‘Good’ Editor lived up to its promise, with lively content delivered by our three expert presenters that provoked plenty of impromptu interaction from the audience. Read more

  • Winter Seminar Update: registrations extended, reduced student / concession price

    20 August 2018

    Have you polished your editing halo lately? Ours are looking a little tarnished, so we’re going to the Winter Seminar on Saturday 25 August for a refresher on what it is to be a ‘good’ editor. Why not join us … Read more

  • President’s report – 2018

    22 July 2018

    President’s report This is my first, and perhaps only, president’s report for Editors WA. Thank you for the support of dedicated committee members and other members who have provided us with professionally delivered events over the past twelve months. Thank … Read more