Work Study Opportunity 2020-2021 -- Brick magazine

AP/EN 4099 6.0 -- Work Study Opportunity 2020-2021 -- Brick magazine

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

The deadline for applications is August 20, 2020. Only the successful candidate will be contacted.

Brick magazine cover (PDF)