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LINGUIST List 24.292

Wed Jan 16 2013

Jobs: Dari; Applied Ling; General Ling; Lang Acq: Farsi Author, Random House

Editor for this issue: Uliana Kazagasheva <ulianalinguistlist.org>

Date: 15-Jan-2013
From: Erin Quirk <equirkrandomhouse.com>
Subject: Dari; Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Language Acquisition: Farsi Author, Random House, New York, USA
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University or Organization: Random House
Job Location: New York, USA
Web Address: http://www.livinglanguage.com/
Job Rank: Farsi Author

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Language Acquisition

Required Language(s): Dari (prs)


**This position has been filled.

Living Language, an imprint of Random House, Inc., is currently looking for a work-for-hire author for an upcoming Farsi language course for speakers of English. The project consists of three books, approximately 1000 manuscript pages in total, double spaced. The first book assumes zero background in Farsi, and the third ends at an intermediate level.

The candidate:
- must be a native speaker of Farsi
- must be able to work legally in the US, or must reside outside the US
- should have a background in linguistics and/or teaching Farsi
- must submit a sample lesson, based on a template provided by Living Language

For further details, including fees, schedule, a course description and sample lesson template, please contact Erin Quirk at the application email address below. We would like to begin receiving samples immediately. Thank you.

Application Deadline: This position has been filled.

Email Address for Applications: equirkrandomhouse.com
Contact Information:
Project editor Erin Quirk
Email: equirkrandomhouse.com

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