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The Afghan Women’s Writing Project

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The Afghan Women's Writing Project is dedicated to nurturing the often-repressed voices of Afghan women and run by an all-volunteer staff, seeks an Assistant Editing Coordinator to help track pieces written by the Afghan writers and make the final editing touches necessary to get the pieces to the blog. The position involves direct connection and coordination with our Afghan women writers. Strong editing and proof-reading skills a must, knowledge of Afghan culture a plus. Eight to ten hours per week. Send resume to awwproject@yahoo.com.


Amy Stockwell Mercer is a freelance writer living in Charleston, SC with her husband and three sons. An MFA graduate in Creative Writing from Queens University, she writes about art and artist profiles for Charleston Magazine, The City Paper, Charleston Art Mag, and Art Papers. Amy also writes about living with chronic illness, and is finishing a book about women with diabetes for Demos Health. When she needs to get out of her own head, she teaches college students how to write the 5 paragraph essay. You can read more of her writing at her website.


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