Call for Editors

Volume VI of The Bolo Tie Collective Anthology is postponed until September 2021.

Feel free to check out our standard positions available below!

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Position Details:

Substantive Editor: A Substantive Editor is primarily concerned with the development of a story. No matter how hard an author has worked on a story, or how perfect they think it might be, there are always improvements that can be made. It is the Substantive Editor’s job to guide the author through this process of revision. Depending on the needs of the story, Substantive Editors might choose to focus on any number of aspects of the story that will turn the story into the best version of itself. Substantive Editors always have to remember to balance the goals and wishes of the author with the needs of the audience.

The working period for this position is January through April of publication year.

Copy Editor: A Copy Editor is responsible for reviewing content for spelling, grammar, punctuation, usage, syntax, and format according to the parameters outlined in the The Bolo Tie Collective Style Guide.

The working period for this position is May through June of publication year.       

Poetry Editor: A Poetry Editor is primarily concerned with the refinement of a poem.  Depending on the needs of the poem, Poetry Editors might choose to focus on any number of aspects of the poem in order to clarify the meaning and emotion that the poet is trying to impart through their poem. It is the Poetry Editor’s job to guide the author through this process of revision.

The working period for this position is January through April of publication year.