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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 deputy editor of Brittle Paper. He is a judge for the 2018/19 Gerald Kraak Prize. He is an editor at 14, Nigeria’s first queer art collective, which has published volumes including We Are Flowers (2017) and The Inward Gaze (2018). He is the curator of the Art Naija Series, a sequence of e-anthologies of writing and visual art focusing on different aspects of Nigerianness, including Enter Naija: The Book of Places (2016), which explores cities, and Work Naija: The Book of Vocations (2017), which explores professions. His fiction has appeared in The Threepenny Review and Transition. He has completed a collection of short stories, You Sing of a Longing, is working on a novel, and is represented by David Godwin Associates literary agency. He combined English and History at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, is completing a postgraduate degree in African Studies, and taught English at Godfrey Okoye University, Enugu. Find him at otosirieze.com, where he accepts writing and editing offers, or on Instagram or Twitter: @otosirieze. When bored, he Googles Rihanna.

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