Although the title of this week’s podcast may sound similar to that of podcast 3, there are two important differences: (1) this week, we’re having Irish breakfast tea and a lemon knot instead of a latte and chocolate chips, and (2) this week’s talk is three minutes shorter!
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These podcasts were adapted from material I first presented in the Copyediting audio conference “The Subversive Copy Editor Takes Your Questions,” December 10, 2009 (© 2009, Copyediting), with the kind permission of the publishers; and from my own book, The Subversive Copy Editor, 2nd ed. (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2016).
And if you’re bothered by the copyeditor vs. copy editor issue, you can read about it here. (I’ll just assume you aren’t bothered by the singular they.)