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6 1 9 . 985. 6282 EXPERIENCE Section Head & Writer - ComicsVerse Jan 2018 - Dec 2018 | Remote

Production Assistant - Cognella Inc. Nov 2018 - Present | San Diego/Remote - Designed and proofed Preliminary Editions and other student learning materials. - Created interactive media such as flashcards, games, quizzes, and other instructor resources. Managing Fiction Editor - Mental Papercuts September 2018 - Present | Remote - Co-founded a flash fiction and nonfiction literary magazine. - Managed a team of five fiction editors, assigning copyediting, acquisitions, and proofreading tasks. - Designed all promotional material for the magazine, the website, and typeset the magazine’s first issue. Freelance Typesetter and Copyeditor January 2018 - Present | Remote - Typeset Columbia Poetry Review 31, Hypertext Magazine Fall 2018, and Social History of Alcohol and Drugs: An Interdisciplinary Journal Vol. 32. - Copyedited K-12 books for Lerner Publishing Group from March 2019 to Present

Freelance Developmental Editor August 2018 - Present | Remote

- Managed team of ten writers and editors. Duties include: assigning articles, and editing/copyediting articles. - Wrote news, reviews, and analyical articles; and conducted interviews for multiple sections. Editor-in-Chief of Hair Trigger 2.0 - Columbia College Chicago Sep 2017 - Sept 2018 | Chicago, Illinois - Managed a team of ten editors; assigned columns, interviews, and book reviews. - Solicited work from writers, illustrators, and photographers in the Chicago area. - Copyedited the magazine’s third issue. Production Editor of Hair Trigger 40 - Columbia College Chicago Sep 2017 - Feb 2018 | Chicago, Illinois - Typeset manuscript for the 40th anniversary issue of Hair Trigger, a Columbia Scholastic Press Association winning student anthology. - Copyedited manuscript to ensure it met the magazine’s style guide. Editor-in-Chief of The Lab Review - Columbia College Chicago Sep 2017 - Dec 2017 | Chicago, Illinois

- Provided developmental edits for “Painted Dragons” by Tucker Lieberman which debuted at #1 in LGBT - Trained students on how to properly submit to literary Literary Criticism on Amazon. magazines. - Edited two young adult novels and gave detailed - Typeset and copyedited all five issues of The Lab Review. feedback on voice, style, plot, and overall story.


EDUCATION Columbia College Chicago BA in Fiction Writing

Minor in Managment

May 2018 - Magna Cum Laude

Editing: Copyediting Content Editing SEO Editing Typesetting

Software: Photoshop Illustrator InDesign Respondus

BookWidgets Sugar CRM Acrobat Pro Microsoft Office Suite

Web Design: Square Space Wordpress

Profile for Celeste Paed

Paed Resume 2019  

Paed Resume 2019