March 8, 2017
SWET Talk Shop: “Wandering Rooster,” Editing Anywhere
Visitor: Katherine (Roo) Heins, freelance editor, proofreader, tea ceremony teacher and martial artist.
Date: March 15, 2017 (Wed.)
Time: 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Place: Books on Japan (library), Jinbocho, Tokyo;
At the Jinbocho subway stop, go out the A2 exit; at street level, turn left, go 12 steps, and look for a doorway at the left side of the Megane Drug メガネ・ドラッグ store saying “Books on Japan”; take the stairs to the 2nd floor. http://www.booksonjapan.org/location/
Fee: Free of charge; feel free to bring a bento or snack to eat while we catch up on news and swap stories. More formal discussion begins at 7:00.
RSVP: Space is limited, so please let us know if you plan to come by dropping us a line at Events
Professional editor Roo Heins, Tokyo-based SWET stalwart in the 2006-2011 period, now edits and proofreads for a wide variety of clients from her base in northern Michigan. In 2016 she traveled literally around the world in 80-plus days, through Japan, China, Mongolia, Russia...and back to Michigan, while editing four books. How did she do it? What do you need? We'll get her to transport us out of our drab routines with tales of a traveling editor, at the Talk Shop.
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