Sundress Publications, and its subsidiary the Sundress Academy for the Arts, is an entirely volunteer-run 501(c)(3) nonprofit publishing collective founded in 2000 that hosts a variety of online journals and publishes chapbooks, full-length collections, and literary anthologies in both print and digital formats. Sundress also publishes the annual Best of the Net Anthology, celebrating the best work published online, runs Poets in Pajamas, an online reading series, and the Sundress Workshop Series which offers free virtual writers workshops.
The editorial and nonprofit management internships will run from January 1 to June 30, 2024. The editorial intern’s responsibilities may include writing press releases, composing blog posts and promotional emails, proofreading manuscripts, assembling press kits, collating editorial data, research, managing spreadsheets, and more. The intern may also be responsible for writing copy, conducting interviews with Sundress authors, reviewing newly released books, and promoting our catalog of titles.
Preferred qualifications include:
- A keen eye for proofreading
- Strong written communication skills
- Familiarity with WordPress, Microsoft Word, and Google Suite
- Ability to work under a deadline and multitask
- Knowledge of and interest in contemporary literature a plus
The deadline to apply for all internships is November 30, 2023.