Glamour magazine’s response to appropriating reader content inquiry.

Posted on Nov 4, 2016 in Essay | No Comments

From: Glamour Letters <letters@glamour.com> To: “jessica@jessicaconoley.com” <jessica@jessicaconoley.com> Sent: Thursday, November 3, 2016 12:48 PM Subject: Re: You Said It Hi Jessica, Thank you for contacting Glamour to share your thoughts on our essay contest. We value your feedback, and I have passed your email along to the top editors, including Editor-in-Chief Cindi Leive. We thank you […]

Does Glamour appropriate content under the guise of contests?

Posted on Nov 1, 2016 in Essay | 2 Comments

Dear Glamour, I love that you are so excited to hear about your readers “Amazing Real-Life Stories!” It’s so generous of you to offer one person $5,000, a chance for publication, and the possibility of meeting with a literary agent. This really is an opportunity that could make one person’s dreams come true! I went […]