Ellipsis Consulting and Editing.
Working with academics, not-for-profits, and creatives, Ellipsis Editing helps writers hone their message, improve their writing, and prepare for publication.
Christopher started Ellipsis Editing in 2018 after many years editing part-time. Since then he's helped publish books, redevelop websites, prepare PhD theses and much more.
In partnership with his illustrating brother, Luke Marcatili and sound designer Matt Trapl, Christopher is founder and lead writer of independent game design studio, Nogoodnik Games.
Their first test project, The 3 Beards, launched in early 2017 and can be downloaded here.
Living with Monsters Symposium.
In 2017 the University of Sydney hosted an international anthropology symposium called Living With Monsters. Monsters are not just part of the popular imaginary, stalking movie screens and the pages of books. They live among us.
Doctor Yasmine Musharbash lead the conference, and Christopher Marcatili was the conference coordinator.
Papers were edited and published in 2020 by Bloomsbury in the collection Monster Anthropology: Ethnographic Explorations of Transforming Social Worlds Through Monsters.
Fantastica was an imprint of Xoum/Brio Books. Christopher was a commissioning editor at Fantastica in 2014 and 2015.
In 2019, Christopher also provided editorial feedback on their latest publication, The Last Circus on Earth, by B.P. Marshall.