Applications are now open for a special opportunity for one Creative Writing or English 4th Year Honours student to enrol in a Work Study course at Brick magazine, an international journal of literary non-fiction based in Toronto. This is an unpaid 6.0 credit Work Study course. The student will
- assist with the work of producing, publishing, and promoting one or two forthcoming issues
- learn about the operation of a literary magazine
- become acquainted with editing principles
- have the opportunity to respond critically to the work Brick publishes
The successful candidate will work closely with the team at Brick over the course of the Fall-Winter 2020-21 semester as well as the faculty liaison, Prof. David Goldstein. The course requirements will include approximately 10 hours a week of work at Brick for 20-22 weeks between September 2020 and April 2021. The successful student will be expected to work with Prof. Goldstein to develop a reading list for the course and to write a short reflection paper (20-30 pages) on their experiences at the end of the course.
In order to apply, please submit a CV and a cover letter outlining your interest and suitability for this opportunity with your name, email, and student number to Michelle Anacleto email@example.com.
The deadline for applications is August 20, 2020. Only the successful candidate will be contacted.
Brick Magazine cover (PDF)