Founded in January 2020, Lolwe is an online magazine that publishes fiction, literary criticism, personal essays, photography, and poetry.
Editorial Assistant (2 positions)
Lolwe is looking for two editorial assistants to help with the day to day running of the literary magazine. In this role, you will be responsible for handling the work submitted to the magazine and
The duties include:
- Reading through submissions aka the slush pile.
- Helping with proofreading of work before being published on the website.
No prior editorial experience is required. However, familiarity with WordPress and Microsoft Office Suite is necessary to the performance of the role.
Editorial Intern (1 position)
We are also looking for an editorial intern to be a part of the team. This role requires someone who has interest in editing and would like to learn about the workings of a literary journal. The internship will last for a period of 6 months after which the person may be moved to the position of an editorial assistant depending on the need and availability of such a position.
The editorial intern position has no requirements. All training will be provided during the course of the internship.
At the moment, Lolwe currently has no funding and is unable to make a commitment to the payment of a stipend for this position. However, the role will be flexible and will require at most 3 hours of your work, leaving you free to pursue other income-generating activities.