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Michael Valinsky

Michael Valinsky - Editor

Los Angeles, CA, United States

French-American editor & copyeditor with experience working with publishers and magazines. Currently based in Los Angeles and available.

Overview

Experienced trilingual writer and editor with a demonstrated history of working in the publishing and arts administration industries. Highly skilled in digital media and marketing, work ow and team management, copywriting, and editorial content creation.

Services
Languages
English (UK) English (US)
Non-Fiction
Art Biographies & Memoirs LGBTQ (non fiction) Philosophy Publishing
Fiction
Historical Fiction LGBTQ Poetry Themes & Motifs Thriller

Awards

  • Leo Bronstein Award

Work experience

Editorial Assistant

Kirkus Reviews
July, 2015 – August, 2017 (about 2 years)

Writer | Editor | Copy Editor | Translator

Self-employed
August, 2013 – Present (over 4 years)

Portfolio (2 selected works)

Selfsame Moments I (Book)

Michael Valinsky

A collection of fifty fragmented ideas, inspired by the mundane, unusual observations, ruminations and experiences of daily life.

A collection of fifty fragmented ideas, inspired by the mundane, unusual observations, ruminations and experiences of daily life.

Commentary

Marcelle Sauvageot

Fiction. Translated from the French by Christine Schwartz Hartley and Anna Moschovakis. COMMENTARY is a narrative—hovering between the genres of memoir, theory, and fiction—about a female artist whose abandonment by a lover precipitates a refiguration of her ideas on life, love and art. Sauvageot died, after many stints in sanatoriums, at the age of 34. Commentaire was highly prasied in its ti... read more

Fiction. Translated from the French by Christine Schwartz Hartley and Anna Moschovakis. COMMENTARY is a narrative—hovering between the genres of memoir, theory, and fiction—about a female artist whose abandonment by a lover precipitates a refiguration of her ideas on life, love and art. Sauvageot died, after many stints in sanatoriums, at the age of 34. Commentaire was highly prasied in its ti... read more

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