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Elizabeth G

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Completed Orders 88
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Repeat Clients 47%
Last Login 9/5/2016
Location Syracuse, NY
Education Masters Degree
Status Available
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Summary of Experience
Elizabeth was trained in poetry at the Iowa Writers Workshop (MFA, 2013), she recently completed a graduate degree in English Literature (MA, 2016) and she will begin doctoral work in English, poetry and poetics the fall (Phd, UPenn, 2021).

As an all-around wordsmith, poet, scholar and teacher, Elizabeth is prepared to meet a range of writing-linked needs: from basic proofreading assistance to high-level research support, she can transform your project - whether creative, audience-driven or academic - into a more immersive, compelling piece; and if immersion is not your thing, Elizabeth is one of the most clear and concise writers around and she is eager to produce succinct, informative copy for you and your colleagues, clients or customers. Elizabeth also has four years of university teaching experience and she can help you design, revise and proof your teaching materials. Elizabeth also has helped a number of friends, peers and siblings (she has several!) compose and revise successful statements of purpose for both graduate and undergraduate study.
Specialties
persuasion-driven prose, rhetoric, alternative culture(s), cultural analysis and commentary, 20th-century literature, modernism, postmodernism, statement of purpose composition, pedagogical support (syllabus design, course assignment creation, support structuring rubrics for student evaluation), poetry, music writing (particularly blues, indie, alternative rock, electronic & experimental)
Interests
cycling, journalism, blogs, environmental activism, nonprofits, digital spaces for women readers & writers, film, media, music
Education
University of Pennsylvania Aug 2016 – May 2021
digital poetry and poetics; innovative writing; studies in new media; material texts; film, PhD in English

Elizabeth works in contemporary poetry and poetics, with a special emphasis on the continuities between print and digital texts. She also studies new media-related shifts in literary aesthetics.


University of Iowa - Iowa Writers' Workshop Aug 2011 – May 2013
Poetry, MFA in English/Creative Writing

During her time at the Iowa Writers' Workshop, Elizabeth taught Creative Writing (1 semester) and Rhetoric (5 semesters).


Honors and Awards
John C. Schupes Fellowship At the conclusion of her M.F.A., Elizabeth was awarded the Iowa Writers' Workshop annual and highly competitive John C. Schupes Fellowship for her manuscript Cotor: Excerpts from Variable Road. This manuscript was sculpted through the aperture of physical exertion (cycling!) and its composition was achieved through cycling about 6,000 miles over the course of two years.

Projects by Industry
Women

Elizabeth has years of training as an academic researcher in the area of women and women's writing; this couples well with her journalistic expertise and proves useful in a range of projects, for both popular and specialized audiences.

Fashion

Freelance copywriting skills; the following is an example of a women's fashion product endorsement. Elizabeth is a style-oriented thinker - in both writing and dress - and produces electric, lively copy for variety of fashion industries.

Music

During her younger years, Elizabeth composed music and performed in local music groups. As an all-around music nerd and she's very knowledgeable about alternative music scenes, trends and styles. She especially enjoys writing about experimental music, female performers, and envelope-pushers of all stripes.

Below you will find an excerpt from an article she wrote on B.B. King's Early 1950s classics.

Legal

Elizabeth provides expert legal copy in each of the following areas: personal injury; marital disputes, divorce and custody; motorcycle and car accidents; criminal record expungement; worker's compensation, and negligent behavior on the part of employers, corporations and other entities.

Whether you need a blog post, article or press release, Elizabeth has got your covered. She provides clear and informative copy, which both educates and engages readers. Plus, Elizabeth will tailor her copy to meet your readers' needs, and can write for a variety of audiences and a range of reading levels.

Transportation

Elizabeth provides comprehensive copy for all major transportation industries and has written copy for a range of moving companies and auto industry-related enterprises. Her copy provides comprehensive reassurance for clients seeking to invest in a particular transportation industry product or service, and she serves both domestic and international transportation industry clients.

Projects by Asset Type
Article

Below you will find an excerpt from a review Elizabeth wrote for Emily O'Neill's 2015 poetry collection Pelican. For the full article, consult with the writer & she will direct you to the online forum in which this article appeared.

Blog Post

Elizabeth is a skilled blogger: her lively prose style will capture your readers and keep them reading along. Her blogs seek to inform, educate and entertain. Elizabeth understands that style is just as important as content, and she can transform even the most dry subject matter into a source of reader interest and investment.

Web Page

Whether you are seeking a blog entry, article or filler content for your webpage, Elizabeth can help: she has an especially high level of expertise in producing legal copy and transportation industry web content, and she also knows to take a more humorous bent and can write on pop cultural events, stars and films.

The following sample is drawn from web content produced for a pest control expert.

Projects By Expertise
Research Writer

This excerpt is the first paragraph of an abstract for a paper on filmmaker Derek Jarman's Blue.

Elizabeth has several years of sustained research experience in English literature and film, and these skills scale well to a range of research-based projects.

Copywriter

From blog posts to small business employee literature, from book reviews and academic articles to quick and zany tweets, Elizabeth is skilled at producing sharp, engaging copy for a number of environments.

She has written copy for a range of clients, including pop culture publications, homeowner's organizations, real estate specialists, law firms and women's clothing brochures.

Journalist

As an Oxy Weekly staff writer, Elizabeth composed a range of articles covering community issues, politics and athletics. Below are two samples: the first is excerpted from her article on Occidental College basketball coach Heidi Vanderveer, "Oxy Gets a Dose of Olympic Expertise," and the second is pulled from a piece on community-based learning and mentorship.

Projects by Writing Style
Humorous

This is a brief excerpt from a blog post on a short work of graphic lit, Sheep of Fools. The exposition in this post laces the quotidian with humor, cultivating a witty yet conversational tone.

Projects by Company Size
Small Business

During her two years as a technical writer and consultant for Cleanmenders, a Salt Lake City-based cleaning company, Elizabeth completed a variety of projects for an hourly rate.

Her duties included consulting with the company owner to re-envision company organizational policy and practice through a formalization of all company procedures. Her chief project entailed drafting and finalizing a 40 page company handbook for employee and executive use. Over the term of her employment, Elizabeth worked closely with the owner to edit and improve upon existing company literature and created over 90 forms for company use.

This sample included here is excerpted from the introduction to the company handbook.

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