Periphery is currently looking for talented authors, and poets as editors for the 56th edition!  This paid position entails reading submitted manuscripts and working closely with the Editor-in-Chief along with a team of editors to handpick what appears in the journal.   Applicants must attend Drake University as an undergraduate during the 2018-2019 school year.  For any questions email  Applications are due at 11:59 September 30, and no late applications will be considered.

To apply please send a current resume to the above email, along with a 4-8 page writing sample, and a cover letter including brief responses to the following questions.  Why do you want to be an editor for Periphery?  What relevant experience would make you a outstanding candidate as an editor?  What are your favorite genres to read?  What are your favorite genres to write?  And finally what experience do you have with literary journals?