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Description: *we are currently closed to applications for the summer internship*

Liza Dawson Associates, a full-service literary agency based in New York City, represents a wide range of fiction and non-fiction (see our website for details). We are looking for interns during the fall, spring, and summer semesters.

Duties include reading and evaluating unsolicited submissions, writing reader's reports, posting to social media, and other tasks that come up throughout the internships (writing copy, researching comps, etc). Interns will also be invited to author events and other networking opportunities.

This is an in-office internship and cannot be done remotely
Length of Internship: Summer May-Aug
Requirements: Rising sophomore, juniors, seniors, and beyond of any major are encouraged to apply. Candidates should be articulate with a high level of interest in the publishing field. Strong written and verbal communication skills are necessary. Social media experience preferred.
Location: New York, NY
Payment: $100/wk stipend at the end
How To Apply For This Internship: Please send your cover letter in the body of the email and your resume and writing sample (no more than 5 pages) as attachments to with the subject "Internship application".

Your cover letter should include a short description of what you like to read in books, magazines, and blogs and what you like to watch on tv.
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