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Chimamanda Adichie. Photo credit: Carrie Mae Weems for T: The New York Times Style Magazine. Styled by Malina Joseph Gilchrist.

This will be a dream job for a lot of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s millions of fans. Her team is looking for two interns: one must be Lagos-based, the other can live anywhere, both will be paid positions. Needless to say, both must presumably be good writers and thinkers.

The Lagos Intern will be someone interested in pop culture and fashion, someone articulate, trustworthy, and dependable.

The other position, of a Research Intern, will be a research assistant. This person must not only have experience in researching topics in history, politics, and literature, but must also be able to find legitimate sources, summarize, digest, and discern them.

To apply, send an email to ayajunwa@gmail.com: state details about yourself and why you are interested and fit for the job. If her team is interested, they will contact you for an interview.

See the call on Chimamanda Adichie’s Facebook:

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OTOSIRIEZE is a writer, literary journalist, former academic, and Deputy Editor of Brittle Paper. A judge for the 2019 Gerald Kraak Award, he is an editor at 14, Nigeria’s first queer art collective which has published two volumes: WE ARE FLOWERS and THE INWARD GAZE. He is the curator of ART NAIJA SERIES, a sequence of themed e-anthologies of writing and visual art exploring different aspects of Nigerianness: ENTER NAIJA: THE BOOK OF PLACES (October, 2016) focuses on cities in Nigeria; WORK NAIJA: THE BOOK OF VOCATIONS (June, 2017) focuses on professions in Nigeria. His fiction has appeared in The Threepenny Review and Transition, and has been shortlisted for the Miles Morland Writing Scholarship and the Gerald Kraak Award, both in 2016, and a Pushcart Prize in 2015. He attended the 2018 Miles Morland Foundation Creative Writing Workshop. He has completed a collection of short stories, YOU SING OF A LONGING, and is working on a novel. He is represented by David Godwin Associates literary agency. He combined history and literature at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka and taught English at Godfrey Okoye University, Enugu. When bored, the boy just Googles Rihanna. Find him at otosirieze.com, where he accepts editing and writing offers, or on Instagram or Twitter: @otosirieze.

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