Episode #45: Emily Gref

Linguistics Careercast
Episode #45: Emily Gref

“Passion doesn’t always have to be the thing that pays you”

Emily Gref has been a bookseller, copy editor, literary agent, and, most recently, an exhibit content manager for the Planet Word museum in Washington, DC. She received her BA in linguistics from McGill University and an MA in Language Documentation and Description from SOAS, University of London, where she began creating books and resources for minority language communities. Her current position is as a Project Manager at Dragonfly Editorial.

Emily Gref on LinkedIn

Emily Gref’s website

Planet Word in Washington DC

ACES: American Copy Editors Society

Endangered Language Alliance

Topics include

– editing
– publishing
– indigenous languages
– endangered languages
– copyediting
– museums
– literary agents
– organizational skills
– networking
– project management
– data analysis

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