Black Lawrence Press
October 17, 2010

It’s Not Too Late to Apply

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. And we are still accepting submissions for the fall semester.

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 2 to 3 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 email address.

You can learn more about Black Lawrence Press, our staff, and our titles at

We look forward to receiving your application!

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