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Lucinda Literary is accepting and reviewing applications for the Summer 2021 Remote Internship from high-energy, self-motivated, creative, do-it-all interns.

This opportunity will last from June to August, where interns will gain experience in tasks such as:

  • Reading and managing the “slush pile” (unsolicited queries to our agency)
  • Writing readers reports and assessments for our agents
  • Correspondence with writers
  • Gathering information on industry trends and comparative books research
  • Assisting with social media and marketing efforts using tools such as Excel, Asana, Mailchimp, and Google Analytics
  • Contributing to, designing, and editing our newsletters and blog posts

This is an unpaid internship ideal for gifted writers and communicators looking to gain experience in the representation and marketing areas of book publishing. Interns will benefit from frequent, direct interface with members of the company and gain a diversity of experience transferable to any later career in publishing, marketing, or PR.


College seniors or graduates with excellent research, writing, and organizational skills. Previous publishing experience is preferred, but not required. The internship requires a commitment of 20 hours per week.

To apply

Please share your cover letter and resume with Julia Collucci (, marking “Internship” along with a short description of any relevant education or experience in your subject line. We will contact you for an interview upon considering your application.

Lucinda Literary Office