Lucky Jefferson

Editorial Internship

Interning at Lucky Jefferson:

Editorial Interns receive hands-on practical experience in managing content for a small literary journal. Interns are encouraged to explore copy-editing, fact-checking, the creation of blog content, issue development, and the support of emerging writers.

Who we look for:

High School, Undergraduate, or Graduate students who have a passion for writing, literature, and all things poetry; students who are interested in gaining experience early on and want to learn how to creatively manage, edit, and produce engaging and inclusive content while exploring emerging topics in publishing.

What You'll Be Doing: 

  • Review and track submissions through a submissions manager
  • Maintain editorial processes, guidelines, and style guides
  • Fact-check author bios and accepted works
  • Copyedit upcoming issue(s) and provide creative support for future themes
  • Oversee and curate blog content

What You'll Earn:

  • College Credit
  • Experience in editing and managing content for a growing publisher

Internship Duration:

2–3 months

If This Is Your Dream:

Please send a resume and 2–3 writing samples (a link to your website is perfect too) that you are proud of sharing to luckyjeffersonlit@gmail.com.

Take a tour of our website (luckyjefferson.com) to make sure you are familiar with our work & can see yourself a part of it. 

Please note, this internship is remote. 

Contact Information

NaBeela Washington, Editor-in-Chief
Lucky Jefferson
1240 4th St. NE
Washington
DC
20002
Contact Phone: 
(205) 243-7556