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What's So Scary about Scare Quotes and Italics - K.Worthen
Welcome to the latest edition of “copyediting adventures!” I had the pleasure of editing a great book with some really interesting content. But there was one tiny flaw. Rather, it was a tiny flaw that turned into a big annoyance: the overuse of emphasis in the manuscript. There were scare quotes and italics everywhere. Multiple… Continue reading What’s So Scary about Scare Quotes and Italics