Interview with an editor: Marinda Valenti

Interview with an editor: Marinda Valenti

September 1, 2021 By Marinda Valenti Interview with an Editor

Editor: Marinda Valenti

Company: Penguin Random House

# of years in editing: If we're going by my first-ever editorial experience as an editorial intern in magazines, I've been an editor since 2013. But I've only seriously been pursuing and honing my copyeditorial skills for about five years.

Tell us a little about yourself, including how you got started as an editor?

What is your area of focus and why did you select this niche?

Walk us through a typical workday. How do you manage your time?

What is your favorite thing about being an editor?

What is your biggest challenge and how do you work through this?

What are you currently working on?

What advice do you have for someone who is just starting their career as an editor?

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