Bio

Alana King is a first-year Ph.D. Candidate in Humanities at the University of Texas at Dallas. She earned her MFA in Creative Writing from the Universtiy of Memphis. During her time there, she also earned a graduate certificate in African American Literature and studied History as a Fiction student on the Cross-Disciplinary Track.


Experience

In addition to school, I am a freelance editor and proofreader. I have experience in:

  • Copy editing news, feature, and sports blog posts and articles
  • Editing creative works such as poetry, prose, and reviews
  • Proofreading creative works such as poetry, prose, and reviews
  • Proofreading academic works such as college admissions essays, conference papers, seminar papers, and theses

I also hold the following roles for the literary journals, sites, or presses: