The Sikh Research Institute (SikhRI) is actively looking for a highly creative and talented English Commentary Writer (ECW). The work focuses on The Guru Granth Sahib Project (TGGSP) and knowledge of the Sikh faith is required. ECW will draft commentaries from Guru Granth Sahib’s compositions, both in long and short form, for a global audience. ECW must thoroughly understand the context of a given material to provide commentary that will support TGGSP’s strategic initiative in reaching a broader audience. ECW must be keenly interested in working on TGGSP commentaries with curiosity and reverence while reflecting on real-world applications without prescription or closed interpretations. ECW will report directly to the Project Lead and will work closely with Commentary Lead and Editor.
This is a part-time contract position. At a minimum, completion of one "sabad" (on average 8-line unit) commentary every week is required.
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