Articles filed under Diversity and Inclusion

Currently 28 articles in this category

May 7, 2021 Conferences

Refining the editor's role in inclusion with Alaina Lavoie

A primer on radical editing for inclusion with Alaina Lavoie.

April 1, 2021 ACES News

ACES’ Diversity and Inclusion initiatives continue to grow

New fellowship and resource center support our D&I goals.

March 16, 2021 Resources

Ableism in writing and everyday language

Language is only one way in which ableism manifests in society, but the language we use can transform conversations, perceptions, and biases.

February 18, 2021 Resources

What’s your pronoun?

Respecting a person’s correct personal pronoun contributes to a more inclusive environment.

February 2, 2021 Resources

AP Stylebook updates race-related terms

AP’s style is now to capitalize Black in a racial, ethnic, or cultural sense.

January 19, 2021 Resources

Style guidelines as the new administration takes office

Here are some style guidelines and word choices for editors to think about as the new administration takes office.

December 18, 2020 ACES News

Three editors announced as first recipients of Holden Diversity Fellowship

Three ACES members have been selected as the first recipients of the Richard S. Holden Diversity Fellowship: Ruksana Hussain, Erich Lagasse, and Vee White.

October 19, 2020 Resources

#ACESChat: Diversity and inclusion in editing

In June, the ACES Twitter chat featured Steve Bien-Aimé, an assistant professor at Northern Kentucky University who researches race and gender issues in media.

October 1, 2020 Resources

Introducing inclusive language

Editing proactively for inclusive language is a meaningful way we can expand the worldviews of writers and readers.

September 17, 2020 Resources

Becoming aware of insensitive language — and avoid using it

A little digging can reveal the hostile origins of many common terms and phrases.