"Everyone at NCLR is a hero to me."

—Kathryn Stripling Byer,
2005–2009 NC Poet Laureate
  • Watch a presentation (Link forthcoming) by Art Director Dana Ezzell about designing NCLR.

    Read an interview with Poetry Editor Jeff Franklin in NCLR 2007.

    Read a short story by Fiction Editor Liza Wieland in NCLR 2008.

    Read a Duotrope interview with NCLR's Editor Margaret Bauer.

    Read the interview with the editor published in NCLR's 25th issue and NCLR Online 2016.

    EDITORIAL ASSISTANTSHIPS
    and INTERNSHIPS

    Undergraduate students, find out how to apply to be an intern.

    Testimonial from Amber Colbert, Fall 2017 intern, now tech editor for government contractor: "They actually asked me more about NCLR than anything else on my resume during the interview. I definitely think having that kind of experience was a huge part of why they offered me the job, so I'm glad I did the internship."

    Students in the M.A. graduate program, find out how to apply to be an editorial assistant.

    Find information about the ECU graduate programs in English here.

Our Staff

  • Assistant Editors
    Helen Stead
  • 2019-2020 Editorial Assistants
    • Megan Brown
    • Laura Pittman                    
      Ashten Shope
    • Mayee Zhu
  • 2019-2020 Interns
    • Emily J. Bolton
    • Matthew Giordano
    • Amber Knox
  • Original Art DirectorEva Roberts
  • Other Previous Art Directors
    • Stanton Blakeslee, 1996-1997
    • Mary Hatch Thiesen, 1998-2000
    • Stephanie Whitlock Dicken, 2003-2008
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