NY Literary Magazine Internships
The NY Literary Magazine offers virtual internships for students of literature and writing programs, marketing, social media, and graphic design.
You will gain valuable experience and insight into various aspects of what goes into creating and marketing a print and digital magazine.
We are currently offering the following internship opportunities:
- Poetry Reader (currently unavailable)
- Assistant Editor (currently unavailable)
- Magazine Writer
- Social Media Manager
- Marketing Assistant
- Junior Graphic Designer (currently unavailable)
Since this is a virtual internship, you can work any days and times during the week.
You will be permanently featured on the page of “our interns” and receive credit in the print and digital magazine issue which you worked on.
This is an unpaid internship.
High school and college students are welcome to join our team as poetry readers. As a poetry reader, you will read and analyze poetry and short story submissions, take notes, and recommend the best poems to our Editors.
As our Assistant Editor, you will be responsible for reading through poetry and short story submissions, shortlisting the best literary works for publication in our next editions, choosing writing contest finalists, writing book reviews, and inviting leading authors to partake in interviews.
As our Magazine Writer, you will be in charge of writing valuable articles for our online magazine which include industry updates, resources for writers, articles about famous writers, as well as tips and advice for aspiring authors.
You will be permanently featured on our website as the author of the articles you wrote.
You can include your contacts in your author profile as well as a link to a CV or website so other potential employers can contact you.
As our Social Media Manager, you’ll be responsible for finding interesting articles, contests, and inspiring writing quotes and posting them on our Facebook page, Twitter, and Instagram.
You’ll also be in charge of updating our Tumblr and WordPress site with short articles promoting content on our main site.
If you like writing, you’ll have the chance to write short articles on our Tumblr and WordPress blog about interesting industry updates, upcoming contests/grants etc.
As our Marketing Assistant, you’ll learn valuable online marketing techniques and be responsible for marketing our magazine and contests online. You’ll also be in charge of finding talented artists and inviting them to submit their art to our magazine.
You will also be in charge of updating our social media accounts, posting writing quotes, updates about our latest publications, interesting industry news and inspirational stories about successful writers.
As our Junior Graphic Designer, you’ll help bring our publications to print. You are required to know how to use Adobe InDesign since that is where we design our magazine layouts. We are open to hearing any design suggestions you come up with and may incorporate them into our final magazine design.
If you are interested in applying for any of these positions, please fill out the form below. We’re looking forward to hearing from you.