Also next week, Nov. 12, CSME presents a panel discussion on the rights of freelancers:
CSME’s panel will discuss issues freelancers and editors face today, and what we, as editors, can do to keep magazine writing vibrant. Derek Finkle will discuss his recently founded Canadian Writers Group, which intends to advocate on behalf of freelance writers. We’ll ask all of our panelists to discuss the editor-freelancer relationship, particularly how to keep it mutually beneficial.
In addition to Derek Finkle, panelists include Kim Pittaway and John Macfarlane. 12-1:30pm, $30 members/ $50 non, P.J. O'Brien's, 39 Colborne St., RSVP firstname.lastname@example.org.
Corinna vanGerwen is a freelance editor and writer. She has worked as senior editor at Style at Home, senior design editor at Cottage Life and is the former Canadian Director of Ed2010. She has also held the position of operations manager at a boutique PR agency, where she handled strategic planning and daily operations.