Herizons publishes social commentary on art, culture, and legal/political/community affairs related to gender, race, and sexuality. Each issue includes timely, feminist-informed essays, news, and reviews, prioritizing writers based in Canada. Herizons is published 4 times per year in Winnipeg (Treaty 1 Territory) and is distributed across the country. Submissions are open year round. If you have any questions, please contact senior editor Christina Hajjar at christina[at]herizons.ca.

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Call to Designers

Herizons is accepting proposals from experienced graphic designers to create a new look for Canada’s foremost feminist magazine.  

We are seeking a graphic designer with at least 7 years of experience in periodical (print) publishing to work with our non-profit. Herizons is a 40-page full colour national feminist magazine, 8.25 x 10.75 inches, printed on a semi-gloss stock, published quarterly in Winnipeg—spring, summer, fall, and winter. 

Qualified Canadian residents may submit a proposal, including 3 digital or print examples of their own magazine and periodical design work, as well as a summary of relevant design and periodical production experience.   

The selected designer will receive a one-time fee of $1,500 for the redesign, and $1,800 for the design/layout of each issue, plus an hourly rate for corrections on each issue. Please include your hourly rate in your proposal.   

Preference will be given to members of equity seeking groups. To apply or ask questions, please email senior editor Christina Hajjar at christina[at]herizons.ca with subject line: Call to Designers. 

Deadline: November 20, 2023