Seeking a Fiction Editor

Sundog Lit is looking for a new fiction editor!

What do we want? We want someone who has experience in publishing and editing fiction, has a strong editorial vision, and sympathizes with our mission:

  • publishing pieces that engage with tension, introspection, empathy, consider positionality, form play, emotional courage, and musicality.
  • uplifting voices from all corners in hopes of breaking down ideas of who is widely read and rebelling against power structures that stifle expression.
  • assisting Sundog in being a platform for artists to showcase their vital work while participating in the wider literary community.


Other Experience & Skills

  • Effective and open communication
  • Ability to work independently and meet deadlines
  • A portfolio of fiction published across a range of literary magazines  


Tasks

  • Keeping up on submission queue
  • Soliciting authors
  • Working with writers to edit work for biannual issues
  • Promoting the magazine and its writers
  • Assisting in maintaining Sundog’s Facebook and Twitter feeds
  • Participating in web meetings with Sundog staff

 

To Apply
If interested, send a letter of interest, a C.V., and any relevant work or samples to SundogLit@gmail.com with “Fiction Editor” in the subject line by May 15.

This is an unpaid position (as we’re a non-profit and don’t pay ourselves).