Freelance Entry Level Writers Wanted. ThoughtCo.com, created by About.com, is looking for entry level freelance writers to help create simple video scripts from our top reference URLs. We have about 500-1000 URLs on topics including history, religion, pop culture and science. The work entailed is summarizing and simplifying 800-1000 word articles into 200-500 word short, conversational scripts crafted with simple sound bites. The scripts should be clear but attention-getting and clever. We’re offering $50 per script and we roughly estimate each will take 1-2 hours.
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A Noise Within, California’s premier classical repertory theatre, is currently seeking a Dramaturg to create study guides for A Noise Within’s 2017-2018 season.
The Dramaturg will report to the Director of Education and will be responsible for researching, compiling, and writing all materials for 6 study guides.
Duties will include:
Rutgers University-Newark invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor, although other ranks may be considered, in nonfiction writing, ideally to begin in Fall 2017.
PEN America is looking for a dynamic, energetic, and innovative Director of Literary Programs and Outreach to build upon recent achievements in growing and strengthening our community of writers dedicated to the celebration and defense of free expression worldwide. The Director of Literary Programs and Outreach is PEN America’s face to the literary community, working to build the organization’s profile, relevance, and impact within its core constituency. The Director is a senior member of the organization’s leadership team; supervises a four full-time employees and a large number of consult
Scripps College, a women’s liberal arts college with a strong interdisciplinary tradition, invites applications for a distinguished visiting writer for the Mary Routt Endowed Chair of Writing during the spring semester of 2018.