Menu

AWP provides community, opportunities, ideas, news, and advocacy for writers and teachers of writing.

AWP Search

To narrow the list, select desired features and click the "Search" button:

1. Keywords

2. Results

Now Displaying 1 - 100 of 22327 Results:
# Item Section

1

Adjunct - Classics
Teach classes in Classical Mythology and other classics areas to be developed. Minimum Qualifications: Masters degree in a Classics or Ancient History field. State Motor Vehicle Operator's License or demonstrable ability to gain access to work site(s). Pr

Careers / Job List

2

The Massacre at Charlie Hebdo and the Debate over Satire in Publishing
The massacre of twelve people at French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo by three gunmen—which left eleven other victims wounded—has incited a worldwide debate about the use of satire in publishing.

Magazine & Media / The Writer’s News

3

Academic Editor
Research Square is committed to helping researchers across the globe succeed by helping them communicate their work so they can get back to making discoveries. We currently have full-time opportunities for highly motivated individuals to fill the role of

Careers / Job List

4

Ms. Nissa Rhee
Illinois, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

5

Dawn Paul
Massachusetts, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

6

Instructor in English
Position: The Department of English at Louisiana Tech University is seeking an Instructor to teach composition and possibly technical writing for fall 2015. Start date is September 9, 2015. Salary is competitive. Qualifications: MA in English required. E

Careers / Job List

7

Ms. Jennifer Fueston
Colorado, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

8

Rona Jaffe Writers’ Award Winners Announced
The Rona Jaffe Foundation has announced the six winners of its 2016 Writers’ Awards, which are awarded annually to emerging women writers to recognize “the special contributions women writers make to our culture and society.”

Magazine & Media / The Writer’s News

9

Editor
Position Type: Staff Position Title: Editor Job Status: Full-time Recruitment Range: $43,360 - $46,200 E-class Code: 30 - FT Staff Salaried Pay Grade: 7 Position Classification Title: Editor Job Summary: Under general direction, writes, edits, and

Careers / Job List

10

Mr. Bruce Parker
Oregon, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

11

Moveable Type: Headmistress Press
A literary venue worth checking out...

Magazine & Media / The Writer’s News

12

Karen Kelly Becker
Florida, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

13

Mr. Wayne Karlin
Maryland, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

14

Agents Without Borders
(Betsy Amster, Elise Capron, Rebecca Friedman, Aimee Liu, Angela Rinaldi) Many writers believe that the only or best literary agents are located on the East Coast, but West Coast agents beg to differ. The major publishing houses may still reside in and ar

Magazine & Media / Podcast

15

Kevin Young to Succeed Paul Muldoon as Poetry Editor at The New Yorker
Paul Muldoon, one of Ireland’s leading contemporary poets who has been poetry editor of The New Yorker for a decade, is stepping down from his position.

Magazine & Media / The Writer’s News

16

Mr. Matt Kimberlin
Louisiana, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

17

An Interview with W.S. Merwin
I don’t really like Alfred, Lord Tennyson. I love Hardy, of the late Victorians. I have a passionate love of Hardy. Browning, I think, is the greatest of the great high Victorians.

Magazine & Media / The Writer’s Chronicle

18

Managing Editor/co-Managing Editor, Production Editor, and Nonfiction Editor
Drunken Boat, one of the world's oldest electronic journals of the arts and the winner of a South by Southwest Web Award, is adding to our staff. We're accepting applications for the positions of Managing Editor/co-Managing Editor, Production Editor, and

Careers / Job List

19

Everyday Failure
During my first few years in graduate school I was doing a lot of failing. I was writing a lot, but I knew somehow my poems weren’t right yet.

Magazine & Media / The Writer’s Notebook

20

The Noepe Center for the Literary Arts Will Close
The Noepe Center for the Literary Arts, housed at the Point Way Inn in Martha’s Vineyard, is closing.

Magazine & Media / The Writer’s News

21

Ms. Diana Lopez
Texas, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

22

Ms. Piper Anderson
New York, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

23

Ms. Katrina Wedding
California, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

24

Sarah Creech
North Carolina, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

25

Ms. Heidi Fettig Parton
Minnesota, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

26

Ms. A. Kendra Greene
Texas, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

27

Adjunct Faculty Credit - Developmental Reading/Composition
Job no: 492444 Starting Pay Rate: Per Adjunct Faculty Pay Scale Schedule Information: Days/evenings/weekends depending upon course schedule ***This posting will be used to obtain a pool of qualified candidates for the above subjects. As teaching needs ar

Careers / Job List

28

Visiting Faculty, Fiction Writer
English, Creative Writing, Visiting Faculty The Department of English at Middle Tennessee State University invites applications for non-tenure-track visiting faculty of Creative Writing, specializing in fiction. This is a one-year appointment beginning

Careers / Job List

29

National Book Critics Circle Award Winners Include Claudia Rankine & Marilynne Robinson
The recipients of the National Book Critics Circle (NBCC) Awards were awarded their prizes last week at a ceremony at the New School.

Magazine & Media / The Writer’s News

30

Developmental Education English Instructor
This is a full-time, tenure-track faculty position on a 175-day contract. Class assignments may include day, evening, and distance courses. This position is scheduled to begin fall quarter (September) 2015. Wenatchee Valley College is a team that values

Careers / Job List

31

Ms. Shikha Malaviya
California, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

32

University of Mount Olive
The department of Language and Literature offers classes in Literature, Professional Communication, Composition, Spanish, Latin, and Creative Writing, and Publishing. We seek to prepare students for life after college by developing their critical thinking

Guide / Guide to Writing Programs

33

Mrs. shabnam Curtis
Virginia, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

34

Assistant Professor of English and the Study of Women & Gender
The Program for the Study of Women and Gender (SWG) and the Department of English Language & Literature at Smith College invite applications for an equally shared joint tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor, to begin July 2017. We seek

Careers / Job List

35

Rejection! Everything You Always Wanted to Know (But Were Afraid to Ask)
(David Baker, Jill Bialosky, MB Caschetta, Rob Spillman, Melissa Stein) Top editors from W. W. Norton, Tin House, and the Kenyon Review join emerging writers (including a literary-rejection blog author) to dish about exactly how submissions are evaluated,

Magazine & Media / Podcast

36

Ms. Erin Chandler
North Carolina, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

37

Big Book Orgs Team Up to Host First National Readathon Day
The first-ever National Readathon Day, organized by the National Book Foundation, Penguin Random House, Goodreads, and Mashable, will take place on Saturday, January 24th from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Magazine & Media / The Writer’s News

38

Mr. Bret Nye
Indiana, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

39

PT Faculty POOL - English
Salary: See Position Description Location: Coast Colleges District Office, Costa Mesa, CA Job Type: PT Faculty Department: District Job Number: PT English Closing: Continuous Definition Part-time/temporary faculty positions offer flexible hours and

Careers / Job List

40

The True Story? How to Deal with Evidential Gaps While Writing a Biography
A human being—fractured, contradictory, ambiguous—can never be adequately represented in a closed, linear narrative that imposes its own order and significance on multiple events and stories.

Magazine & Media / The Writer’s Chronicle

41

Assistant Professor of Creative Writing
The Department of Literature in the College of Arts and Sciences at American University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-line position in Creative Writing with a specialization in fiction at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning August 1,

Careers / Job List

42

Bookshop Owners to Build a Live-In Library in Colorado
Since the mid-nineties, two bookshop owners have poured hundreds of thousands of dollars into their vision of an artist’s retreat: a rural, live-in library called the “Rocky Mountain Land Library.”

Magazine & Media / The Writer’s News

43

Cutchins Chair, Associate Professor
Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor Posting Number: TR0160090 Percent Employment: Full-time Department: English About Virginia Tech: Virginia Tech, founded in 1872 as a land-grant institution, is currently ranked as a Top 25 Public University by US News &

Careers / Job List

44

Seeking the Work-Life-Writing Balance Post-MFA
The rumor isn’t exactly a new one: After you graduate with an MFA, there’s a chance you might find yourself shelving the novel draft, or maybe even completely regretting your MFA in the first place, because it’s just too difficult to balance a viable work

Careers / Career Advice

45

Public Information Officer
The Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD) invites applications for the position of Public Information Officer. This position performs a variety of professional-level staff work in support of a public relations program of a college or the District

Careers / Job List

46

The 2013-14 Report on the Academic Job Market: Adjunct Unions, Administrative Bloat, & Reform of Student Loans
Those who plan to become professors in the arts and humanities have little recourse than to start working as adjuncts. While adjuncts vie for job security in academia, institutions continue to employ more adjuncts than ever to fulfill teaching appointment

Careers / Career Advice

47

cassandra porter
Texas, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

48

Strange Reaches, Impossibility, and Big Hidden Drawers: Poetry and Paradox
Inventing unreal reaches is a thing humans do. Accounts of the follies and angers of gods, fairy tales, folk tales, trickster tales, parables, and stories of super-heroic doings are found worldwide.

Magazine & Media / The Writer’s Chronicle

49

Paula Martinac
North Carolina, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

50

Ms. Terry Farish
Maine, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

51

Assistant Professor - Composition
Friends University invites applications for a full-time Assistant Professor position in Composition/Writing to begin in fall 2017. This position is a tenure-track, nine-month appointment with major responsibility in the writing program. Rank and salary ar

Careers / Job List

52

Mr. Rob Campbell
Illinois, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

53

Chautauqua Prize Goes to Phil Klay’s Redeployment
The Chautauqua Institute honored Redeployment, Phil Klay’s National Book Award-winning story collection, with its annual prize.

Magazine & Media / The Writer’s News

54

Assistant Professor of English
University of Arkansas at Monticello, School of Arts and Humanities, Assistant Professor of English The University of Arkansas at Monticello (UAM) (www.uamont.edu) is seeking applicants for the full-time, tenure-track faculty position of Assistant Profes

Careers / Job List

55

Mr. Nathan Goldstone
New York, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

56

Librarian Cynthia Hurd Among Charleston Shooting Victims
After the massacre last week in Charleston, South Carolina, many are mourning the nine victims who have now been identified, including librarian Cynthia Hurd.

Magazine & Media / The Writer’s News

57

How Does Amazon Ban Book Reviews by "Friends"?
The accusation arose after independent author Imy Santiago tried to post a review of a book on Amazon, and then received a form message that claimed she was “ineligible to review this product.”

Magazine & Media / The Writer’s News

58

Senior Editor, Energy
Job Number: 13977 Functional Area: Communications Department: Technology Review School Area: Libraries, MIT Press, Tech Review Employment Type: Full-Time Employment Category: Exempt Job Description: SENIOR EDITOR, ENERGY, MIT Technology Review, to write

Careers / Job List

59

Britt Michaelian
California, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

60

Literary Studies/English
Bethel College (Kansas) invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track appointment in Literary Studies/English, to begin August 2017. Review of applications will begin November 14, semi-finalists interviewed by telephone in December, and finalists inv

Careers / Job List

61

Assistant/Associate Professor of English
The College of Arts and Sciences at North Central College invites applications for a tenure-track, open-rank professor position beginning Fall 2017. Teaching responsibilities include surveys in medieval and Early Modern literature, upper-level seminars in

Careers / Job List

62

Traci Brimhall
Kansas, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

63

Ms. Sarah Manguso
California, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

64

Ms. Kelly Morse
Wisconsin, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

65

V P Loggins
Maryland, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

66

Should Google Ask Authors Before Using Their Books for AI Research?
Google is using over 11,000 books—mostly fiction—to fuel its artificial intelligence research.

Magazine & Media / The Writer’s News

67

Ms. Amelia Martens
Kentucky, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

68

An Interview with N.S. Köenings
I can only write my own fiction wholeheartedly if I am also working toward the hearing of more African writers’ voices in the Western literary psyche.

Magazine & Media / The Writer’s Chronicle

69

The Poem as a Bodily Thing
(Jan Beatty, Todd Davis, Ross Gay, Aimee Nezhukamatathil) Poets write bodies into being in myriad manifestations: sick, sexual, growing, even dying bodies. And all of this is done while the artist herself resides within a body that leaves an indelible ma

Magazine & Media / Podcast

70

Dr. Merrill Cole
Illinois, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

71

Ms. Emily Ramser
North Carolina, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

72

Be Writing: Wordcrafters Writing Festival
Wordcrafters Presents Be Writing – A one-day festival for writers of all levels All the fun of a conference packed into one fast-paced day of writing, learning, and inspiration.

WC&C / Directory of Conferences and Centers

73

Kauai Writers Conference
Learn and connect on beautiful Kauai with bestselling authors, top literary agents, editors and publishers.

WC&C / Directory of Conferences and Centers

74

Lit Fest 2020 (virtual)
Our fifteenth annual Lit Fest goes virtual, featuring craft talks, salons, and master classes with Hanif Abdurraqib, Garth Greenwell, Sarah Broom, Sheila Heti, Peter Orner, Justin Torres, Jane Hirshfield, and more.

WC&C / Directory of Conferences and Centers

75

Ms. Joy Baglio
Massachusetts, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

76

Associate Editor
von Rabenau Media is looking to hire an associate editor with strong writing experience. The company owns four B2B magazines: Giftware News, Baby & Kids, Fancy Food and Chef magazine. The associate editor will help write content, edit stories, gather prod

Careers / Job List

77

Andrew Cothren
Massachusetts, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

78

Ms. Whitney (Walters) Jacobson
Minnesota, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

79

Notes to You: Second Person in Creative Nonfiction
As with all point of view decisions, the writer needs to know why they have chosen second person, and the close reader can discern this intention as well. In the case of direct and self-address, the "you's" antecedent must be precise.

Magazine & Media / The Writer’s Chronicle

80

Dr. Jennie Harrop
Oregon, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

81

Dr. Norman Clark
Minnesota, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

82

S Fox
District of Columbia, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

83

Oxford Junior Dictionary’s Removal of Fifty Words Sparks Outcry from Authors
A group of twenty-eight authors including Margaret Atwood and poet Andrew Motion are “profoundly alarmed” at the loss of fifty nature-related words from the Oxford Junior Dictionary, and replacement with technology-oriented words such as “broadband” and “

Magazine & Media / The Writer’s News

84

Mr. Jason Brandt Schaefer
Texas, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

85

Sponsorships Might Safeguard Bookstores from Brunt of Minimum Wage Increases
Booksellers are worried about the mandatory increases in minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2018.

Magazine & Media / The Writer’s News

86

Christopher Hebert
Tennessee, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

87

Mrs. Deborah Mouton
Texas, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

88

Catherine Rios
Pennsylvania, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

89

Mineral School May 2020 Residency
Mineral School is an artists residency located in a former 1947 elementary school near Mt. Rainier, in Mineral, Washington. During summer 2020, we're offering four two-week residency periods to a total of 16 artists, including screenwriters, poets, prose

WC&C / Directory of Conferences and Centers

90

Mineral School July 2020 Residency
Mineral School is an artists residency located in a former 1947 elementary school near Mt. Rainier, in Mineral, Washington. During summer 2020, we're offering four two-week residency periods to a total of 16 artists, including screenwriters, poets, prose

WC&C / Directory of Conferences and Centers

91

Mineral School August 2020 Residency
Mineral School is an artists residency located in a former 1947 elementary school near Mt. Rainier, in Mineral, Washington. During summer 2020, we're offering four two-week residency periods to a total of 16 artists, including screenwriters, poets, prose

WC&C / Directory of Conferences and Centers

92

Senior Acquisitions Editor
Department/Office: Trinity University Press Summary: Trinity University Press has an outstanding opportunity for a Senior Acquisitions Editor to join a distinguished publisher of intellectually rich books and a staff of creative, dedicated professionals.

Careers / Job List

93

Mr. Korbin Jones
Missouri, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

94

Fidel Castro’s Ties to Literary Figures
Last week, Lit Hub reported that Castro was “an avid reader,” and related a brief history of Castro’s friendships with Ernest Hemingway, Pablo Neruda, and Gabriel García Márquez.

Magazine & Media / The Writer’s News

95

Kaitlin Preusser
Minnesota, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

96

Ms. Monique Lewis
New York, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

97

Moveable Type: Talking with Traci Brimhall, Editor of Third Coast Magazine
AWP recently had the opportunity to ask poet and current editor Traci Brimhall some questions about Third Coast magazine.

Magazine & Media / The Writer’s News

98

Mrs. Denise Wilson
Indiana, United States

Community Calendar / Directory of Members

99

About Us

Homepage

100

My Site Page
This is the intro text

Homepage

Next