Fast turnaround longform journalism digital and print books.
Editia’s Walkley Grant for Innovation in Journalism will help fund three projects by covering advances and production costs for two longform journalism titles and assisting with publication of a collection of the finalists in the 2015 Walkley Awards for Feature Writing.
Charlotte Harper (@editia) is founder and publisher of Canberra-based Editia.com, a digital first publishing business specialising in longform journalism and non-fiction books.
Charlotte began her career as technology writer and went on to become a (shared) Walkley Award-winning web producer (for her contribution to The Sydney Morning Herald’s online coverage of the 2000 Olympics), literary editor of The South China Morning Post in Hong Kong and later publisher of Management Today magazine. At The Times, she was variously chief sub-editor, features, online editor, and editor of firstly the Saturday news features section and then the Sunday magazine.
Charlotte holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Editing and Publishing from Macquarie University. Her own book, Weird Wild Web, was published in 1999.