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Book Editing Workshop

18.9274487,72.82233529999999
Sat, 29 Jun 10:00AM
The Editing Room, Bound Office , mumbai south
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Rs 1500
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Get your manuscript ready for publication. Sign up for a four hour class with Bound's founder and editor, Tara Khandelwal, where you will learn about the different stages of editing through carefully curated exercises and examples which will help take your writing to the next level. In this class, participants will workshop each other’s writing and equip themselves with the tools they need to polish their writing.


What It Entails:


  • Overview of the different stages of editing- Developmental edit, Structural edit, Line edit, Copy-edit.
  • Live feedback on your manuscript
  • Editing exercises to make your piece shine.
  • Identifying and arranging different parts of a book.


Takeaways:


  • How publishing works.
  • What to look for when editing a manuscript.
  • Identifying and rectifying problems such as structure, character motivation, repetition, avoiding clichés.
  • Access to Bound FB group with specific opportunities for our participants.
  • Handbook of where to pitch and publish


About Instructor:

Tara has been editing and writing professionally for the past 8 years. She has worked at companies such as BloombergQuint, HarperCollins, Penguin India and SheThePeople.TV. She graduated with a degree in Economic History from Barnard College, Columbia University, an Msc in Management from Imperial College, and is an alumni of the Columbia University Publishing Course. She work with Writers’ Side (the biggest literary agency in India), Hachette, Rupa and UK-based Eyewear Publishing, among others.


About Bound:

As an alternative education company that aims to encourage everyone to explore their inner creativity, we celebrate storytelling and believe in the power of immersive experiences. We plan week-long retreats in the most beautiful locations, where you can focus on your writing, and create long-lasting bonds with others in your community. We also conduct in-city workshops and discussions to ensure that you have the best advice and audience for your work. It is our hope that our participants grow and eventually return to become teachers at BOUND.

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Terms & Conditions

Terms & Conditions
Please carry a valid ID proof along with you.

No refunds on purchased ticket are possible, even in case of any rescheduling.

Security procedures, including frisking remain the right of the management.

No dangerous or potentially hazardous objects including but not limited to weapons, knives, guns, fireworks, helmets, lazer devices, bottles, musical instruments will be allowed in the venue and may be ejected with or without the owner from the venue.

The sponsors/performers/organizers are not responsible for any injury or damage occurring due to the event. Any claims regarding the same would be settled in courts in Mumbai.

People in an inebriated state may not be allowed entry.

Venue rules apply.

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The Editing Room, Bound Office The Editing Room, Bound Office, 20th Floor, Nirmal Building, Nariman Point
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