Join Us!

If you’re interested in joining our magazine, here are the steps to follow.

We are currently accepting applications to join our Spring 2020 staff!

Editorial Assistant Application

Kudzu is always looking for new Florida State undergraduate talent to incorporate into our staff. Our applications are due the first week of classes during drop/add so we can build a consistent team for the semester. We are currently accepting applications for our fall staff. If you want to prepare or are interested, here are some instructions:

Email with “Editorial Assistant Application” in the subject line. Attach a Microsoft Word document or PDF version of your résumé. Don’t concern yourself with fitting your credentials onto a single page. Be sure to include all of the following:

  • Majors & Minors
  • Year in school
  • GPA
  • List of Relevant English/Art classes you’ve taken. Include:
    • Professor’s Name
    • Grade Received
    • Semester class was taken
  • Preferred Section. Please include your first choice and second choice of the four sections: PoetryFictionNonfiction, and Visual Art
  • List relevant work experience. Be sure to mention any previous affiliation with The Kudzu Review.

*Relevant work experience can mean publishing experience. It can also entail experiences that demonstrate (transferable) skills or qualities that will benefit the publication. (E.g.General Skills: strong work ethic, time management skills, leadership skills; Technical Skills: Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop)

  • Provide an explanation of objectives and intent in working with The Kudzu Review: goals, desired experience, and potential benefit to the publication. *Minimum Word Count: 150

You’ll receive an email if/when you’ve been accepted.

*If you’re planning to take Kudzu for course credit and do not submit an application, you may be dropped from the class.