Ariela Rudy Zaltzman

Ariela Rudy Zaltzman - Editor

Boston, MA, United States

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I'm a freelance copy editor, proofreader, cold-reader, and translator for works in English and Spanish. Originally from Mexico City, Mexico, I am currently based in Boston. My hobbies include aerial acrobatics and other circus disciplines, reading, and traveling.

English (US)
English to Spanish
Children's - Middle Grade
Children's Picture Books
Cultural & Ethnic Themes
Short Story
Women's Fiction
Young Adult & Teen


  • BA in Writing, Literature, and Publishing (Emerson College)

Work experience

Managing Editorial Intern

Hachette Book Group
May, 2016 – Present (over 2 years)

-Cold-read full length books to check for continuity errors, typos, dropped punctuation, and other mistakes
-Copyedit and proofread books, indexes, front and back matter, and other content as needed


March, 2014 – Present (over 4 years)

- Perform English-Spanish-English translations for texts of all types including essays, articles, books, and plays
- Copyedit and proofread texts in English and Spanish
- Edit college and graduate school admissions essays

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