Freelance one to one editorial consultation for Colombian author, Alvaro H. Pescador, for English edition of his recently published ebook 'Planet Agua'. Editorial tasks for the whole work included: 1). Stylistic Editing (clarifying meaning, eliminating jargon, polishing language, and other non-mechanical line-by-line editing) 2). Copy Editing (editing for grammar, usage, spelling, punctuation, and other mechanics of style; checking for consistency of mechanics and for internal consistency of facts and proofreading) NB: Planet Agua is not only an e-book, but a growing environmental educational project and movement in response to today's global environmental crisis. Using text and image, the ebook combines the Author's personal travel experience and expertise in the environmental conservation field with the cultural teachings of American indigenous and Australian aborigines so as to highlight the interdependent relationship of Nature and human beings.
AWARD: King's College, Cambridge Summer Vacation Scholarship, July 2012. * Academic scholarship to take residence and research at the University of Cambridge. AWARD: Sichuan University, UIP Cultural Exchange Programme, July 2013. *Awarded a fully funded scholarship to China. *Other participating universities: Harvard, Oxford and Singapore. * Engaged in lectures, conferences, Mandarin lessons, cultural exchange activities and academic networking. AWARD: Westfield Trust Prize, July 2014 *For outstanding academic achievement during BA English Literature.