Jobs for Writers

University of Maine

Assistant Professor of Creative Writing, Poetry

posted 
6.18.18

The University of Maine Department of English seeks a creative writer with a specialization in poetry for a one year fixed-length position as assistant professor, starting September 1, 2018 and ending May 31, 2019. Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. The poet we seek will have experience teaching workshops in poetry at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Competence in teaching literature, as well as writing in a second genre, such as essay, hybrid forms, digital writing, or creative non-fiction, is desirable.

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Jack Jones Literary Arts

Senior Publicist

Los Angeles
CA
posted 
6.18.18

The Senior Publicist will create and implement publicity efforts spanning the entire campaign process for fiction, YA, nonfiction and poetry titles for Jack Jones Literary Arts. This position has the option of being located in either Los Angeles or New York with a strong preference for a NYC-based team member.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

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Poets & Writers, Inc.

Diana & Simon Raab Editorial Fellow

New York
NY
posted 
6.14.18

Galen Williams Fellowship Program

Diana & Simon Raab Editorial Fellow

 

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Carve Magazine

Volunteer Poetry Editor

posted 
6.5.18

Carve Magazine is seeking applicants for part-time volunteer poetry editor position. The poetry editor will work closely with the managing editor and reading committee to select poetry for publication in the quarterly issues. Because the poetry editor may perform these duties remotely, the successful applicant will have excellent organizational and communication skills, as well as the ability to work independently and self-motivate.

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Avid Bookshop

Full-time bookseller position

Athens
GA
posted 
5.30.18

DESCRIPTION

Avid Bookshop is seeking a frontline bookseller to work at both the Prince Avenue and Five Points shops 5 days/week, 40 hours/week. Avid Bookshop is a community-focused independent bookstore with two locations in Athens, Georgia. Frontline booksellers are the face of Avid, engaging with the community by sharing a love of the written word, curating our shops to suit their neighborhoods, and fulfilling orders for virtually any book in print.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

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WordSmitten Media, Inc.

Book Festival Manager (Part-time position)

St. Pete Beach
FL
posted 
5.30.18

WordSmitten turns 20 in 2019 and to celebrate, we are opening our office in the hills of North Florida in the historic town of Quincy, Florida. And, we are partnering with AuthorsGuild.org for this and other author readings and workshops. For more than 20 years, we have hosted authors, readings, and writing conferences.

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Sharpeners Report

Managing Editor

MINNEAPOLIS
MN
posted 
5.30.18

Seeking Freelance writer who also may be interested in owning their own business. Write for bimonthly newsletter for a few months to see if it is a good fit. Owner willing to train in a new Managing Editor who is committed to purchase the publication in 2019 when current Managing Editor/Publisher retires. Paying $50 per article to writers wanting to grind it out. The writing is never dull!

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Poets & Writers, Inc.

Joseph F. McCrindle Foundation Online Editorial Fellow

New York
NY
posted 
5.23.18

Galen Williams Fellowship Program

Joseph F. McCrindle Foundation Online Editorial Fellow

 

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Poets & Writers, Inc.

Joseph F. McCrindle Foundation Readings & Workshops Fellow

New York
NY
posted 
5.23.18

Galen Williams Fellowship Program

Joseph F. McCrindle Foundation Readings & Workshops Fellow

 

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Triple Canopy

Senior Editor

New York
NY
posted 
5.22.18

Triple Canopy, a nonprofit magazine located in New York City, seeks a senior editor. The editor will work closely with Triple Canopy’s editors, designers, and technologists to research, commission, edit, and publish and present new projects in a variety of media and platforms. We expect the editor to work approximately thirty-two hours per week at Triple Canopy’s office in Manhattan.

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South Dakota State Historical Society

Associate Editor

Pierre
SD
posted 
5.21.18

The South Dakota State Historical Society Research and Publishing Office is looking for a talented individual to become its full-time associate editor on a team that produces an award-winning journal and books and manages the Pioneer Girl Project, a research and publication initiative that explores the working career of Laura Ingalls Wilder.

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Davidson County Community College

Adjunct Faculty, English (Davie Campus)

Lexington
NC
posted 
5.15.18

SALARY:

$30.63 Hourly

DEPARTMENT:

Academic Affairs, Davie Campus

DIVISION:

Academic Programs, Davie Campus

OPENING DATE:

05/11/18

CLOSING DATE:

07/31/18 11:59 PM

 

SUMMARY:

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