Monthly Archives: April 2009

Happy 8th Birthday World Hum!

One of the biggest names in the realm of online travel writing, World Hum, is celebrating its 8th anniversary this Friday! The site is celebrating all week long with special content, starting off with Pico Iyer’s classic piece “Why We Travel.” In order to honor their last 8 years, throughout […]

Job Lead: Assistant Editor for Travel at Globe Pequot Press

The Globe Pequot Press is searching for an Assistant Editor for their Travel department on location in Guilford, CT. Duties: • Managing authors/writers/revisers of assigned titles and working directly with them to ensure company standards are met and that manuscripts conform to series and production guidelines. • Resolving book-related queries. […]

Bradt Travel Writing Competition 2009

Nothing’s better than crafting an elaborate travel narrative, sending it off and crossing your fingers hoping that your mastery of words will score you a free vacation. UK-based Bradt Travel Guides just announced its 2009 travel writing competition for any writer over the age of 18. First prize is a […]

Work for Bradt Travel Guides (UK) – deadline extended!

EDITORIAL PROJECT MANAGER (Series Titles) Deadline for their Editorial Project Manager position is 8 April. Bradt Travel Guides is looking for someone to join their editorial team to project manage titles in their core series and to take responsibility for quality checking output from the editorial department. The role will […]