APPLY TO JOIN US

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Art by: Lizzie Suarez

It's that time of year again - we're looking for new members to join our team! If you think that you've got what it takes to become one of us, please send the following over to riseneditors@gmail.com by the 10th of September:
  • your name, age, pronouns and location (e.g. country/state)
  • the position you are applying for (e.g. photographer/writer/artist/film-maker)
  • a sample of your work (e.g. a short portfolio of essays/ images/ films - ideally 3-4 examples)
  • a short blurb (200-300 words) alongside at least one of these pieces, detailing the issues that inspire you/ what motivates you to create
  • an honest (!) description of your work ethic (200-300 words)
  • your opinion on one of the following issues (300-400 words)
    • Black Lives Matter
    • whitewashing in the media
    • the legalisation of cannabis
    • pink/rainbow capitalism
    • the validity of the bisexual identity
    • the fact that over 94% of British journalists are white
    • body positivity (or lack thereof) in mainstream media
    • gun control in the USA
    • the Grenfell tower enquiry
Phew! We know it's a lot, but we like to make sure that our applicants are dedicated.

Looking forward to hearing from you soon.
Love,

The Risen Team

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