Date of Award
Master of Arts in Professional Writing (MAPW)
A survey and discussion of modern copy editors that attempts to provide perspective on their role in the communications and publishing industry. This capstone compares past research perspectives on copy editors with new survey responses to create a modern context for professional copy editors, discussing their skills, work environment, outlook, and professional role. This research also discusses the influence of evolving technologies on the role of copy editors and their perspectives.
Fruman, Don W., "Editing in America" (2015). Master of Arts in Professional Writing Capstones. 5.