West Trade Review

Fiction Editor

West Trade Review, a print literary arts journal based in Charlotte, seeks a Fiction Editor.

Our mission is to perpetuate the work of artists, both well-known and yet-to-be-known, and to enrich our world through the written word and visual arts. We strive to reflect diversity in style, content and perspective throughout fiction, poetry, photography, and other artwork. 

We prefer an individual with an educational and/or professional background in literature, creative writing, and/or editing.  

Applicant needs to be:

  • An attentive and critical reader with a passion for contemporary fiction
  • Self-motivated and capable of meeting deadlines
  • Able to clearly express oneself in writing

This is a volunteer position that requires approximately 5 hours or so per week. The fiction editor will work remotely using Submittable and Zoom and is required to meet weekly deadlines. 

 Interested parties should contact Ken Harmon at kenny.harmon@jwu.edu. Please place “Fiction Editor" in the headline. Please include resume and cover letter.

Contact Information

Ken Harmon, Editor
West Trade Review
801 West Trade St.
Contact Phone: 
(704) 787-2707
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