About me

My name is Dan Harding and I am a freelance editor and digital producer based between London and Cambridge.

I combine editorial and marketing expertise with academic excellence to provide a complete range of services for publishers, authors and communication professionals .

Subject specialisms include popular science, politics, social sciences, development studies, philosophy, psychology, history, classics, and sustainability.

I work with a diverse range of clients – including publishing houses, individual authors, NGOs and private businesses – which reflects the range of services that I offer. I will always be happy to discuss new projects – simply contact me using the form provided or by emailing: info@spartaneloquence.com


My expertise

I have 20 years' experience in the book trade in editorial, marketing and bookselling, and am an advanced professional member of the Society for Editors and Proofreaders (SfEP).

I have an MSc in Politics of the World Economy from the London School of Economics, and a BA in Philosophy and the History and Philosophy of Science from the University of Leeds.

I have worked with communications professionals in a wide range of industries, and as marketing manager at the sustainability publisher Earthscan I played a key role in winning the coveted Independent Publisher of the Year award, as well as Academic & Professional Publisher of the Year and International Achievement of the Year in 2010.


Spartan Eloquence

In the ancient world The Spartans were renowned for their succinct and direct manner of speech.

Spartan Eloquence helps clients to communicate in a considered, effective and concise manner.