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Description: The Overlook Press is an independent general-interest publisher, founded in 1971. The publishing program consists of nearly 100 new books per year, evenly divided between hardcovers and trade paperbacks. The list is eclectic, but areas of strength include interesting fiction, history, biography, drama, and design.

The PUBLICITY DEPARTMENT is seeking a part-time intern to assist with blog and media research, draft PR materials, and contribute to our blog and social media platforms. Other duties include publicity mailings, filing, and other administrative tasks as required.
Length of Internship: Fall 2017 Semester
Requirements: We are seeking current students or recent graduates with demonstrated interest in publishing/media who can dedicate 15-20 hours a week, workable around the candidate's schedule.

Candidates should be enthusiastic, highly organized, and have excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Proficiency with Microsoft Office a must; experience in Photoshop, InDesign a plus.
Location: New York, NY
Payment: This is an unpaid position. College credit is available.
How To Apply For This Internship: Send cover letter and resume to Lauren Roberts at No phone calls please.
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