My Life as an Editor - Juliette Mitchell
Podcast episode: 41
Misconceptions, mistakes and rewards
Juliette will talks about her experiences of the commissioning process, seeing a manuscript through from start to finish and different approaches to editing. She will also touch on dealing with authors and agents and launching the book into the world.
Juliette was an Editor at Penguin until recently, and during the course of eleven years worked with many well-known authors — Zadie Smith, Dave Eggers, Alain de Botton, Ali Smith and Iain Sinclair among others.
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