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Grove Atlantic, Inc. is a medium-sized trade book publisher consisting of four imprints, Grove Press, Atlantic Monthly Press, Black Cat, and Roxane Gay Books. We publish literary fiction, non-fiction, poetry, drama, and translations.

  • Internships

    Grove Atlantic, Inc. is a medium-sized trade book publisher consisting of four imprints, Grove Press, Atlantic Monthly Press, Black Cat and Mysterious Press. We publish literary fiction, non-fiction, poetry, drama, and translations.

    We are pleased to offer internships to college juniors, seniors, and recent graduates who wish to learn more about the publishing industry and explore an area of interest in either editorial, subsidiary rights, or publicity. Internships are organized on a seasonal basis:

    • Fall: September—December (Application deadline 8/14)

    • Winter: January—May (Application deadline 12/15)

    • Summer: May—August (Application deadline 4/23)

    We look for students who have a passion for books, are high-energy, take initiative, possess strong communication skills, and work effectively with others. We are committed to making publishing an increasingly inclusive and equitable industry and encourage applicants of all backgrounds, races, ethnicities, gender and sexual identities, and disability statuses. We particularly invite those who have not yet had traditional publishing experience to apply. To apply for an internship, please send your resume and cover letter detailing your interests to intern@groveatlantic.com with the relevant department name in the subject line.

  • Publicity, Sales, and Marketing Intern

    Position Description

    The Publicity, Sales, and Marketing Departments are excited to offer a paid, remote internship for those passionate about books and eager to learn more about publishing. Interns will be responsible for curating title metadata, researching regional bookstores, generating weekly reports, and helping with other aspects of general departmental organization. There will also be an opportunity to draft copy used for press materials and assist in pitching titles to select media. Interns can expect to learn how a book is launched into the world, from its early stages as a galley to its appearance on bookstore shelves and magazine pages.

    Qualifications
    Interns must have excellent written and oral communication skills and be task-oriented with an ability to start and finish projects assigned to them with a high level of personal organization. Interns should have an ability and willingness to tackle any task at hand, and an interest in the publishing industry, preferably in marketing, sales, and/or publicity.

    Time Period and Compensation
    The intern will work three days a week for approximately three months (June-August) and will be paid $15 an hour. For the Summer 2021 season, this internship will be remote and conducted over video calls.

    How To Apply
    Please send resume and cover letter to intern@groveatlantic.com and include Publicity, Sales, and Marketing Internship in the subject line.

    We are committed to making publishing an increasingly inclusive and equitable industry and encourage applicants of all backgrounds, races, ages, ethnicities, gender and sexual identities, and disability statuses. We particularly invite those who have not yet had traditional publishing experience to apply.

    Applications for the Summer 2022 Publicity, Sales, and Marketing Internship open March 28 and close April 11. 

     

  • Remote Editorial Intern

    Position Description
    The Editorial Department is excited to offer a paid, remote internship for those passionate about books and eager to learn more about publishing. The editorial intern’s main responsibility will be reading, evaluating, and reporting on incoming manuscripts. There may also be opportunities to assist with additional editorial tasks, including writing long summaries of upcoming books, brainstorming comparable titles for sales and marketing purposes, and drafting copy.

    Qualifications:
    The editorial intern must be passionate about books, possess strong written and oral communication skills, take initiative, and work effectively with others. They must enjoy reading literary fiction and nonfiction and feel capable of voicing their opinion.

    Time Period
    The intern will work two days a week for approximately three months and will be paid $15 an hour. For the Summer 2022 season, this internship will be remote and conducted over video and phone calls.

    How To Apply
    To submit your application, please send a resume and a cover letter to intern@groveatlantic.com and include “Editorial Internship” in the subject line.

    We are committed to making publishing an increasingly inclusive and equitable industry and encourage applicants of all backgrounds, races, ages, ethnicities, gender and sexual identities, and disability statuses. We particularly invite those who have not yet had traditional publishing experience to apply.

    Applications for Summer 2022 will be accepted until April 22.