The Common Literary Magazine

Amherst College’s award-winning literary magazine, The Common, publishes literature and art from around the world.

The Literary Publishing Internship Program

February 14, 2017

The Common mentors 12 students each year as part of the Literary Publishing Internship Program. Participating students are involved in all aspects of publishing and work with established and emerging writers from around the world. — Video by Marcus DeMaio.

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About The Common

An award-winning literary magazine based at Amherst College, The Common publishes stories, essays, poems and images with a strong sense of place. We publish two print issues per year and maintain a vibrant digital magazine. Since its debut in 2011, The Common has published over 465 authors from 16 countries. Pieces from The Common have been selections and notable mentions in the prestigious Best American series. The journal’s editorial vision and design have been praised in The New YorkerThe Boston GlobeSlateThe MillionsOrion Magazine and The Chronicle of Higher Education Read more about The Common...

 


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