Internship Program

The Brooklyn Book Festival, New York City’s largest literary festival, seeks motivated interns interested in gaining hands-on experience producing and promoting a premier literary festival. This year’s Festival will take place September 22 – September 30, 2024, with both in-person and virtual events. Interns will help with all aspects of the Festival’s key events, including the flagship Festival Day in Downtown Brooklyn, when more than 50-panel discussions and readings and 300 national and international authors are presented, the Virtual Festival Day and the BKBF Children’s Day, which celebrates childhood literature through readings, workshops, and author presentations.

BKBF Internships are part-time, hybrid, and pay $16/ hour. The internship runs from June 3- August 23, 2024. Applications must be submitted by May 5th, 2024, and include a resume and cover letter explaining one’s interest and qualifications.

Communications Internship

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