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ThoughtCo.com

Short-form, web freelance writing work

NY, NY
posted 
3.9.17

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 Theatre

Dramaturg

posted 
3.1.17

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:

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Scripps College

Mary Routt Endowed Chair of Writing

Claremont, CA
posted 
2.21.17

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.

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