Rebecca Appel

Assistant Editor

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  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom

Skills

 

  • Marketing PR
  • Theatre
  • Office
  • Word

Work history

Currently

Copy Editor, Journalist and Translator

Freelance

Mar 2009
  • • English-language copy-editor (print and digital) for fashion and art magazines including Please, Antidote, Double, Magazine and Rika. • Freelance copy-editor for Flammarion Style & Design (illustrated books). • Arts, culture and education reporting (print and digital) for publications including The New York Times, IHT, Rolling Stone and New York Magazine. • French-to-English translations for Numéro (digital) and Le Figaro.

Currently

Copy Editor, Journalist and Translator

Freelance

Mar 2009
  • • English-language copy-editor (print and digital) for fashion and art magazines including Please, Antidote, Double, Magazine and Rika. • Freelance copy-editor for Flammarion Style & Design (illustrated books). • Arts, culture and education reporting (print and digital) for publications including The New York Times, IHT, Rolling Stone and New York Magazine. • French-to-English translations for Numéro (digital) and Le Figaro.

2013

Editorial Assistant

The International Herald Tribune

Sep 2007 - Oct 2013
  • • Fact-check, proof and provide copy-editing support on daily pages. Additional on-deadline research for columnist Roger Cohen. • Daily photo research, liaise with photo desk and paginators to ensure smooth flow on deadline. • Manage all contributor payments and syndication contracts. • Web Production: Build Op-Ed articles and art in IHT CMS and the Latitude (Opinion) blog in WordPress. Select articles for the Global Opinion section front, lay out and publish page. Comment moderation for Latitude.

Education

2012

Columbia Publishing Course

Columbia University

May 2012 - Jun 2012
  • Six-week intensive course on book, magazine, and digital media publishing.

2009

Cours de Civilisation Française: Certificat de Langue Français Étrangère

Université de LA Sorbonne

Sep 2009 - Apr 2009

    2006

    English Literature

    Wesleyan University

    Sep 2002 - Apr 2006