What Are You Reading? Part 3: Editing Puzzles and Techniques

Date(s) - 07/12/2011
6:00 pm

National Library of Scotland


Hands-on workshop about modern editing techniques using some practical examples from the ‘New Edinburgh Edition of Robert Louis Stevenson’. Look at various states of Stevenson’s works from manuscript to final publication, including ‘Kidnapped’ and ‘A Child’s Garden of Verses’. Find out about some specific problems faced by the Stevenson editorial team, and produce your own edited extracts of the novels and poems.

The event is free, but please book places beforehand at:https://auth.nls.uk/events/

Series sponsored by Edinburgh University and the Royal Society of Edinburgh.