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Red Hen Press

Spring 2015 Publishing Internships

Red Hen is now accepting applications for our Spring 2015 Internship season! Our focused departmental internships expose participants to the finer points of area work, and offer a comprehensive introduction to independent publishing and nonprofits. In addition to hands-on experience in specific departmental work, benefits include free workshops...

City Pasadena State California
Postedsort icon 10-22-2014 Job Listing Details

Penn State Altoona

Resident Fiction and Creative Nonfiction Writer

The Penn State Altoona English Program is taking applications for a one-semester teaching residency in fiction and creative nonfiction. The program is targeted at early-career writers, preferably without a published book. The residency is designed to offer an emerging writer substantial time to write and offers a salary of $10,000 in return for...

City Pittsburgh State Pennsylvania
Postedsort icon 10-10-2014 Job Listing Details

Stanford University

Associate or Full Professor of Creative Writing, Fiction

The Department of English and the Creative Writing Program at Stanford University are conducting a search for a fiction writer at the tenured associate level or at the level of full professor. The successful candidate will have a record of distinguished publication, including at least two books. Candidates should have a strong commitment to...

City Stanford State California
Postedsort icon 10-07-2014 Job Listing Details

California State University, Northridge

Assistant Professor of English

Tenure track. M.F.A. or Ph.D. in Creative Writing, or a terminal degree in a related field, with a specialization in narrative, awarded prior to August 19, 2015.

The successful candidate for this position will be expected to contribute to the ongoing development of a thriving Creative Writing Option...

City Northridge State California
Postedsort icon 10-06-2014 Job Listing Details

Augsburg College

MFA Program Director, Advanced Assistant or Associate Professor of English/Writing

The Department of English at Augsburg College seeks a vibrant leader with significant professional accomplishment to help build its growing low-residency MFA in Creative Writing. The appointment is a tenure-track teaching appointment at the advanced assistant or associate professor level and includes a 50 percent administrative assignment that...

City Minneapolis State Minnesota
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University of Iowa Writers' Workshop

Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor in Poetry, Iowa Writers' Workshop

The Iowa Writers’ Workshop seeks an accomplished poet and teacher for a position on its permanent faculty in poetry, at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor. Candidates should have a substantial record of book publication and experience teaching poetry, preferably at the graduate level. Genuine interest in...

City Iowa City State Iowa
Postedsort icon 09-29-2014 Job Listing Details

ZO Magazine

Arts and Marketing Intern (Unpaid)

New Arts Publication currently seeking an arts and marketing intern for work in Hollywood, CA. (Our publication is online at and will print an annual “Collector’s...

City State
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Northern Michigan University

Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track Position in Native American Literature with Expertise in Creative Writing (Poetry)

The Department of English at Northern Michigan University invites applications for a tenure-track position in Native American Literature with expertise in Creative Writing (Poetry). Responsibilities include a 3/3 teaching load of introductory and advanced courses in Native American Literatures, as well as introductory and advanced poetry...

City Marquette State Michigan
Postedsort icon 09-16-2014 Job Listing Details

Anaphora Literary Press

Publishing Internships (Unpaid)

Editorial Intern: Do at least 1 book review per week (3 paragraphs) - evaluating an incoming submission. It is likely that you might only proofread and closely edit 1 manuscript of a book between 60-400 pages in length during the course of the internship - and this will require close concentration and detailed work. Manuscripts can be poetry or...

City Atlanta State Georgia
Postedsort icon 09-15-2014 Job Listing Details

Northern Michigan University

Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track Position in Fiction Writing

The Department of English at Northern Michigan University invites applications for a tenure-track position in Fiction Writing. Responsibilities include a 3/3 teaching load in fiction and other departmental offerings as needed. Expectations are primarily focused on excellence in teaching and professional/scholarly/creative work which contributes...

City Marquette State Michigan

Current Issue

Cover Story 

Our Independent Publishing Issue features an in-depth interview with Graywolf Press editor Jeff Shotts; a look at the successful partnerships of eleven small-press authors and their editors; a profile of indie essayist Charles D'Ambrosio; Donald Hall recalls a golden age of American poetry; best-selling author Miranda Beverly-Whittemore on the rewards of self-promotion; advice for self-published authors; a conversation with Guernica publisher Lisa Lucas; and much more.

Finding Gems in Lost & Found

by Rebecca Bates

News and Trends

Posted 10.15.14

November/December 2014

The Center for Humanities at the CUNY Graduate Center in New York City is making the ephemeral more tangible through its Lost & Found chapbook series.


Let's Just Do This: Eleven Small-Press Authors and their Publishing Partners

by Kevin Larimer

Special Section

Posted 10.15.14

November/December 2014

Eleven small-press authors and their publishing partners discuss the independent approach—and all the passion, commitment, and love that comes with it—to bringing books into the world.


Agents & Editors: Jeff Shotts

by Michael Szczerban

Special Section

Posted 10.15.14

November/December 2014

Graywolf Press executive editor Jeff Shotts discusses the power of patience in publishing, editing as an act of empathy, and why it’s an exciting time to be a poet.