Editorial

I’ve worked in various editorial capacities, at Ballantine Books, A.A.Knopf, and at Fence as Nonfiction/Other Editor and also a freelancer.  Working on publications has been a life-long pursuit.

Independently, I have worked on several projects:

As well, from my ongoing tenure as Nonfiction/Other editor of Fence, a number of pieces that I’ve personally selected and edited are available online. Fence posts work online from the journal quite selectively, so this is just a sampling of the writing I’ve edited for publication in its pages.

Fence, Winter 2016:

Fence, Winter 2013-2014:

Fence, Summer 2012:

Fence, Fall 2011:

Fence, Winter 2011:

Fence, Winter 2008-2009:

Fence, Spring/Summer 2008:
Fence, Fall/Winter 2008-2008

Entering the professional editorial world at Ballantine, in addition to assisting with a number of books, I personally edited

At Knopf, pre-YouTube, I oversaw the day-to-day running of the Knopf website, the then new The Borzoi Reader Online (circa 2001), and the creation of multimedia features for the site about upcoming books, working closely and directly with the authors and their editors. The imprint-specific design since replaced by automatic PenguinRandomHouse catalog pages.  Some of these ancient “author desktop” pages, however, still exist in their own haunted realm: