Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

 

Volunteer Opportunity

Poet Lore Executive Editor

 

Poet Lore seeks a positive, energetic, and dynamic Executive Editor to oversee the curation and publication of America's oldest poetry magazine. Please note that this is a volunteer position.

The Executive Editor will work with Poet Lore's Managing Editor, The Writer's Center staff, and other volunteer editors to create a biannual print magazine and maintain the Poet Lore brand. The central responsibilities of this position are to shape and curate the literary content of the print magazine and to coordinate all editorial activities throughout each issue’s production cycle. In addition to editorial duties, the Executive Editor will advocate for the magazine, forge new connections with contemporary poets, and elevate the profile of Poet Lore within the literary community and beyond.

The ideal candidate will have an advanced degree in poetry, recent publication credits, and demonstrated connections in the American and international literary communities.

Please send a cover letter and CV to Zach Powers, Director of Communications at The Writer’s Center: zach.powers@writer.org. The deadline for applications is January 15, 2019.