Are you interested in a career in publishing? As an editor or proofreader? Perhaps as a literary agent? Then this is for you. 

We’re looking for volunteers, who would like to gain some experience in this area, to read and review the short adventure stories submitted for the 2020 Author of Tomorrow, providing feedback to the young writers we work with. 

The stories will be a maximum length of 5,000 words and the reading will take place throughout May and June. You will provided with clear guidelines on what to look for and how to give constructive feedback.

If you have some extra time on your hands, and feel one of the below describes you, we’d love to hear from you:

  • A student or recent graduate in English/Publishing, either undergraduate or postgraduate level
  • Interested a career in publishing/writing

Please email us on submissions@wilbur-niso-smithfoundation.org with ‘AoT Reviewer’ in the subject line by 30th April 2020 to express your interest.