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Description: Massie & McQuilkin seeks intelligent and versatile interns interested in a career in book publishing. The ideal candidate will be able to commit 10-15 hours a week, 2 days a week, though we are flexible in regard to scheduling. Internships last about 3 months, with academic credit available. We will hire two remote interns and two in-person interns per season. Please indicate in your cover letter which position you are applying for.

The intern’s main duties will revolve around managing and responding to unsolicited queries and manuscripts, and will involve evaluating this material with an eye to its quality, relevance to the agent queried, and its viability in the marketplace. A critical eye is necessary for this position. Additional projects may be assigned that will address other aspects of agenting, including foreign rights and contracts. As with any internship, a part of the position will be general administrative work, but we will do our best to work with individual interests.
Length of Internship: 3 months
Location: New York, NY
Payment: N/A
How To Apply For This Internship: To apply, please email Ellie Roppolo ( and Sophie Weiler ( with a cover letter in the body and your resume as an attachment.
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