St. Lawrence University invites applications for a four-year, full-time visiting appointment in poetry writing. The successful candidate will offer coursework in beginning and advanced poetry writing, as well as in the literary genre of poetry, and may also advise student independent studies and honors projects. The successful candidate will also offer coursework in creative nonfiction writing (memoir, lyric essay, personal essay, or hybrid genres). The normal teaching load is three courses per semester. M.F.A.
Jobs for Writers
Job Announcement: Executive Director
Position Title: Assistant Professor of English, Creative Writing - Poetry
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience
Date of appointment: August 2018
Vacancies at SCSU are contingent on university budgets and funding.
Description: Fixed-term non-tenure-track position to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in Creative Writing (Poetry). See http://www.stcloudstate.edu/english for more information on courses and programs.
The Asian American Writers' Workshop (AAWW)—an alternative arts space dedicated to literature at the intersection of race, migration, and social justice—is hiring an editor to develop and execute literary initiatives related to the politics of mass incarceration and migrant detention. The editor will commission and edit work for literary portfolios published on AAWW’s The Margins and will also help organize events and community partnerships tied to each portfolio, with the support of additional AAWW staff.
The Asian American Writers' Workshop (AAWW)—an alternative arts space dedicated to literature at the intersection of race, migration and social justice—is hiring a Deputy Director to help manager program staff and oversee marketing initiatives. The ideal person will work with the Executive Director and Editorial Director at AAWW to help oversee program operations and execute an impactful marketing strategy to raise those programs’ visibility.
The Asian American Writers’ Workshop (AAWW), the preeminent literary arts nonprofit dedicated to excellent literature of Asian American descent, seeks to hire an Asia Editor to lead our Transpacific Literary Project.
Assistant Professor in Creative Writing – Poetry
Job Number: 07601
Job Title: Visiting Assistant Professor of English, Modern British Literature
Is this a tenure track position?
Position Status: Full-time 1 Year
Radish Fiction, a serialized reading platform for smartphones, is hiring a YA Content Curator to help develop and maintain the vision for Radish serials. You must be passionate about creating engaging stories and worlds, discovering new talent, brainstorming content strategy, mentoring and empowering creators, and iterating based on product performance and user data. You want to create the new standard for mobile-first YA stories and definite the category of YA serials.
Who You Are
Job title: Events Curator
Reports to: Executive Director
Intro: Protest Magazine is a submission-based, quarterly publication created to explore the perspectives of women of color through creative work. Protest's seasonal anthology and portfolio is a space saved for femme people of color who reject harmful stereotypes and social norms. Our goal is to establish Protest Magazine as a hub that preserves the cultural identity and aids the artistic advancement of marginalized women. To nurture this initiative, we encourage women to use Protest Magazine as another avenue to showcase their work.
PRESTEL PUBLISHING / DELMONICO BOOKS
Prestel is looking for a very organized, detail-oriented publishing professional to work closely with a small team in fast-paced environment providing support to Publisher and editorial and production teams. Candidate should have a general passion and interest in art and art books as well as an interest in all aspects of publishing.
Boydell & Brewer, Inc., Rochester, NY, seeks a part-time editorial assistant for its University of Rochester Press and Camden House imprints. The editorial assistant is responsible for supporting the managing editor and editorial directors by performing administrative and editorial tasks. It is a fast-paced position that requires juggling multiple tasks and priorities on a daily basis.
This is a part-time, nonexempt position:
25 hours per week; 5 hours per day
Skyhorse Publishing, one of the fastest growing independent publishers in America, is looking for an independent and efficient candidate to work in the finance department in our midtown Manhattan office 2-3 days per week.
This is a great opportunity for someone who is eager to learn about the industry and gain experience with different departments. This is a temporary, part-time position with very flexible hours.
Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
POSITION: Full-time, tenure-track position in Department of English beginning Fall 2018
QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D. or M.F.A. in Creative Writing with an emphasis in Fiction or Poetry with a record of publication in creative writing. Experience teaching first-year composition and general education literature courses also desired.
Berrett-Koehler Publishers is a leading independent publisher that has been innovating for 25+ years. We are headquartered in Oakland, California, and our books, audios, and other publications are sold all over the world. We are dedicated to an ambitious mission: Connecting People and Ideas to Create a World That Works for All.
Cluster Hire: Tomás Rivera Endowed Chair in Creative Writing and English with emphasis on Chicano/Latino Literature