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Description: The overarching goal of this remote program is to provide its participants an education in the publishing industry from the perspective of a literary agency. By the end of the Writers House Intern Program the interns:

• Will have developed sound criteria for evaluating query letters, partial manuscripts, and full manuscripts.
• Will have advanced their ability to generate rejection letters, reader’s reports, editorial letters, and pitch letters.
• Will have advanced their cover letter and resume writing skills.
• Will have advanced their job interviewing skills.

The Writers House Intern Program arrives at its goals through a series of ongoing programs; specifically, weekly Intern Meetings, weekly Tutorials, Evening Seminars, and One-on-One Sessions. Interns will regularly engage comprehensive curriculum as they develop the skills requisite to entry-level positions in publishing.
Length of Internship: October 4 - January 28
Requirements: Interest in publishing as a career a plus;
interest in genres Writers House represents a plus; familiarity with authors Writers House represents a plus.
Location: N/A - Remote Opportunity
Application Due Date: September 3, 2021
Payment: $200 monthly stipend
How To Apply For This Internship: Please send cover and resume to Michael Mejias at
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