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 and writing reader’s reports. Interns will also be invited to author events and other networking opportunities.
Length of Internship: September – December
January – May
June – August
Requirements: 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.
Location: New York, NY
Application Due Date: Accepting applications for all semesters.
Payment: Unpaid, and we are seeking approximately 12hrs/week
How To Apply For This Internship: Please send your cover letter in the body of the email along with your resume and writing sample (no more than 5 pages long) in a word document to CFlum@lizadawsonassociates.com. 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. In the subject line of the email, please put “Internship”.