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Understanding microaggressions in editing
Episode 8219th January 2022 • The Editing Podcast • Louise Harnby (fiction editor) and Denise Cowle (non-fiction editor)
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Improve your understanding of microaggressions during the editing process and how to serve your author well regardless of your own identity and lived experience.

Listen to find out more about

  • What microaggressions are
  • Microaggressions in editing 
  • Why microaggressions occur during the editing process
  • How microaggressions affect writers
  • Why it's important for editors to know about microaggressions
  • How editors can avoid doing this type of harm in their work
  • How editors can learn about what they don’t know

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‘Vivacity’ Kevin MacLeod ( Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License.