Copyediting and Editing and Becoming a Part of the Publishing World

Almost two months ago one of the curators at work said to me, “Rumor has it you like copyediting.”

“Yes, I do!” I said, a little more emphatically than she probably expected. She asked me if I would help copyedit the catalog (for the upcoming exhibition, Designing Home: Jews and Midcentury Modernism) but they were on a tight deadline. I agreed and we waited for the proof to come in. It arrived around noon on a Friday so we had the weekend to work on it.

I woke up early Saturday morning and went to La Boulange because they have coffee and food and tables. And I don’t have a desk.

Designing Home, La Boulange

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