Gawker is looking for writers
Gawker is soliciting pitches for: cutting criticism, thoughtful reviews, weird essays, strong opinions, interesting reporting on a variety of topics.
I tend to gravitate toward culture, film, tv, the internet, media, race, gender, and books, among other things, but open to almost anything as long as it’s a unique, smart, interesting story from a strong writer.
ABOUT THE COMPANY
Gawker is a blog focusing on celebrities and the media industry. Gawker’s content consists of gossips, critiques of mainstream news outlets, and New York-centric stories.
WHAT TO INCLUDE IN SUBMISSION
- Write a short introduction about yourself
- Include a paragraph highlighting your writing experience, relevant credentials and publication credits
- Attach links to your strongest work or portfolio, and online profile.
- Rates start at $0.33/word (non-reported), $0.50/word (reported)
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