Black Lawrence Press
August 21, 2009

Black Lawrence Press Internship Program


Interested in learning how an independent literary press works? Want to get the behind-the-scenes scoop about how books are chosen for publication and then produced?

Black Lawrence Press is looking for a few good interns.

Who should apply: Undergraduate and graduate students in writing, literature, and publishing programs.

How the internship works: All of your work will be done online and via phone/skype conversations. The beauty of this internship is that it requires no commuting.

Hours: It is important that you spend at least 10 hours per week working on your intern duties. We expect that you will deliver an average 3 to 5 reports per week.

School Credit: We are willing to work with your school to help you get credit hours for your internship.

How to apply: Send a letter of intent, resume, and writing sample to Diane Goettel at Have two letters of recommendation sent to the same address.

We look forward to receiving your applications!