earthwords is currently seeking qualified undergraduate candidates to fill several positions on the editorial board for the 2020-2021 school year. 


Founded in 1980, earthwords showcases and structures a community around the best undergraduate literary and artistic talent at the University of Iowa and provides students with the experience of producing a literary magazine in real-time.


Positions are also available for editors in Art & Photography, Fiction, Nonfiction, and Poetry, as well as PR Coordinators, an Event Coordinator/Treasurer, a Web Editor, and a Designer. All positions provide great experience in the editorial process, event management and promotion, and how to carry a publication from the submissions process all the way through to the release party. 


The deadline is Friday, April 24 at midnight, and the application can be found here: 


For more information contact the editor-in-chief, John Lyons at