Jobs for Writers

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Writers House LLC

Senior Contracts Associate

New York
NY
posted 
4.20.18

Writers House is seeking an experienced, organized, and detail-oriented individual for the newly available position of Senior Contracts Associate. Under the supervision of the Director of Contracts and the Contracts Manager, the Senior Contracts Associate will be responsible for handling all stages of contract negotiation for a variety of content, from internal review with our agents, to negotiation with publishers across the industry landscape, through final review prior to execution.

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Prestwick House, Inc.

Senior Editor, Secondary ELA Education (Remote Possible)

posted 
4.19.18

Prestwick House is an established ELA publisher led by a tight-knit team of educators, administrators, and language enthusiasts who are passionate about the study of English Language Arts and its potential to change students' lives for the better.

We are currently seeking an experienced Senior Editor. This position offers a competitive salary and robust benefits package.

Core Responsibilities

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Davidson Tutoring

Tutors

Encino
CA
posted 
4.18.18

DESCRIPTION:

Davidson Tutoring has been in business for 17 years and has worked with thousands of students. We are hiring Academic Tutors and Test Prep instructors for the SAT, ACT, ISEE, and SSAT for the 2018-2019 school year in the Los Angeles area. Paid Training is included.

WHY TUTOR WITH US?:

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Emmanuel College

Faculty Position in English

Franklin Springs
GA
posted 
4.11.18

Position: Faculty Position in English

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Madness Muse Press

Fundraiser (Unpaid)

Eugene
OR
posted 
4.10.18

Madness Muse Press is currently a 3 person run Press engaged in enacting social change through writing. We have worked on issues concerning mental health, dissent, women's issues, and more. We are looking for someone to help fundraise to be able to offer contributor copies. No experience required, and if you feel like being part of a really cool team, Please email madnessmusepress@gmail.com.

Note: This is a volunteer position and you would not be paid, but would acquire valuable experience working with a team.

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Madness Muse Press

Blogger(s) (Unpaid)

Eugene
OR
posted 
4.10.18

Madness Muse Press is looking for blogger(s) and/or blog posts pertaining to social activism, social discussion, and social change. We are looking for your best social commentary on current and/or past events. If you feel like being part of a cool laid back team, please apply.

Volunteers are the cornerstone of Madness Muse Press and will receive a place on our masthead, as well as reach to all of our followers.

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Island Press

Production Assistant

DC
posted 
4.5.18

Island Press is a nonprofit organization that communicates ideas essential to solving environmental problems. Our books, products, and program activities help stimulate new ideas, educate professionals and the public, inspire environmental protection, and prepare the next generation of environmental leaders.

Production Assistant

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Island Press

Diversity Fellowship Program

DC
posted 
4.5.18

Island Press Diversity Fellowship Program

Island Press is accepting applications for a 12-month publishing fellowship, intended to serve as a pathway to a successful career in publishing, environmental communications, non-profit management, or related fields. It is aimed at attracting candidates who otherwise would not have access to publishing and to increase the diversity and inclusivity of the industry.

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University of New Mexico

UNM Press Director

Albuquerque
NM
posted 
4.4.18

University of New Mexico
College of University Libraries & Learning Sciences
Director, University of New Mexico Press

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Earlham College

Visiting Assistant Professor of Creative Writing

Richmond
IN
posted 
3.28.18

Visiting Assistant Professor of Creative Writing (Open Genre) for 2018–2019.

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Cornell College

Robert P. Dana Emerging Writer Fellowship at the Center for the Literary Arts

Mount Vernon
IA
posted 
3.28.18

Cornell College, a private undergraduate liberal arts college, invites applications for a two-year fellowship appointment.  The fellowship is a half-time varied-hours position to be held over the nine months of each academic year. Responsibilities include helping administer the Center for the Literary Arts, helping run the Visiting Writers Series, assisting with the publishing of Open Field, the college's long-running literary journal, public readings, and teaching two courses, typically a combination of an Introduction to Creative Writing and a First Year Writing course.

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Blue Mountain Arts, Inc.

Freelance Greeting Card Writer

Boulder
CO
posted 
3.28.18

Blue Mountain Arts is interested in reviewing writings for publication on greeting cards. We are looking for highly original and creative submissions on friendship, family, special occasions, positive living, and other topics one person might want to share with another person. Submissions may also be considered for inclusion in book anthologies. We pay $300 per poem for all rights to publish it on a greeting card and $50 if your poem is used only in an anthology.

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Levine Greenberg Rostan Literary Agency

Full-Time Agent Assistant

New York
NY
posted 
3.23.18

Full-Time Agent Assistant  

Offered by: Levine Greenberg Rostan Literary Agency
Benefits: Health, Profit Sharing

Duration: Full Time
Location: New York, NY

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People and Stories/Gente y Cuentos

Executive Director

NJ
posted 
3.20.18

Organization

People and Stories / Gente y Cuentos is dedicated to opening doors to literature for new audiences. Through oral readings and rigorous discussions of enduring short stories, we invite underserved participants to fresh understandings of themselves, of others, and of the world.

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