Soliloquies Anthology 20 Call for Editors


Soliloquies Anthology is currently seeking applicants for our 2015-2016 Editorial Committee. We are Concordia’s undergraduate literary journal that publishes both in print and online, giving students the opportunity to gain valuable publishing and editorial experience. We are hiring for the following positions:

  • Managing Editor
  • Social Media Editor
  • Web Content Editor
  • Poetry Editors
  • Fiction Editors

Next year will be the 20th volume of Soliloquies Anthology—a journal which has since become an established part of Concordia and Montreal’s literary community. If you have a strong interest in publishing and feel you have something to contribute to our Editorial Committee, contact soliloquies.concordia@gmail.com for an application.

The application deadline is April 30th at 11:59pm. Please see the further information on the available positions below.

The Managing Editor works closely with the Editor-in-Chief on the organizational aspects of the journal. The Managing Editor has the opportunity to contribute to various aspects of the daily operations, aiding the Editor-in-Chief with the management of the editorial committee, correspondences with contributors, venues, and other external parties, and the planning of the journal, launch, and other affiliated initiatives.

The Social Media Editor is one of the Online Editors on staff. The Online Editors are dedicated to generating an online presence and increasing readership and contributor outreach. The Online Editors work in collaboration to orchestrate and curate the bi-weekly Flash Fiction contests and any online contributor engagement initiatives affiliated with the journal. The Social Media Editor manages the journal’s social media presence. They manage the Facebook, Twitter, and other social media accounts, in addition to uploading content (in cooperation with the Web Content Editor) and the online publications (in cooperation with the Artistic Director) to the website.

The Web Content Editor is one of the Online Editors on staff. The Online Editors are dedicated to generating an online presence and increasing readership and contributor outreach. The Online Editors work in collaboration to orchestrate and curate the bi-weekly Flash Fiction contests and any online contributor engagement initiatives affiliated with the journal. The Web Content Editor actively produces content for the website, including interviews with past contributors, multimedia content, and articles on current events relating to the journal or literary community.

Poetry Editors review, curate, and work with contributors to prepare their work for our publication. Poetry Editors may work with other genres of writing in addition to poetry. Poetry Editors engage with their genre as writers, readers, and members of the larger literary community, and align with the aesthetic tastes of the journal as a venue for poetry.

Fiction Editors review, curate, and work with contributors to prepare their work for our publication. Fiction Editors may work with fiction, non-fiction, and drama submissions. Fiction Editors engage with their genre as writers, readers, and members of the larger literary community, and align with the aesthetic tastes of the journal as a venue for fiction.

All members of the Editorial Committee contribute to other aspects of the production of the journal, outside of their job descriptions. They actively participating in editorial meetings, offer suggestions for the development of our journal’s reputation, and assist in the execution of our publication, launch parties, and other contributor engagement initiatives affiliated with the journal. Interests and skills beyond the scope of the job description are an asset.

Preference will be given to applicants who are undergraduate students in the English Literature or Creative Writing program. Editors must be Montreal-based Concordia students through the 2015-2016 academic year.

September 14
Call for Submissions