Island Press Field Notes blog

Island Press Field Notes

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By Admin / On July 12th, 2013

In this installment, Amanda Del Sontro, Editorial Intern, elaborates on her journey from internship applications to deepening her understanding of the publishing process.

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By Admin / On March 19th, 2013

In this installment, Anastasia Stelse, Editorial Intern, writes about transforming from a publishing newbie into a seasoned team player.

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By Admin / On March 4th, 2013

In this installment, Jennifer L. Gorfine, Social Media & Web Intern, writes about how individuals and organizations united on Twitter over an unlikely subject.

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By Admin / On February 15th, 2013

In this installment, Sarah Kuschner, Editorial Intern, writes about how interning for Island Press has shown her that book publishing won't go extinct any time soon.

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By Admin / On December 19th, 2012

In this installment, Ali Ziegler, Publicity Intern, writes about her position's challenges and advantages (which include baked goods).

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By Admin / On November 19th, 2012

In this installment, Kevin MacWhorter, Editorial Intern, writes about approaching publishing from a legal perspective.

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By Admin / On October 22nd, 2012

In this installment, Micaela Samodelov, Marketing & Publicity Intern, writes about learning to tailor messages to specific audiences.

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By Admin / On August 28th, 2012

In this next installment, Noah Weisz writes about what it’s like to be the Editorial intern.

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By Admin / On August 2nd, 2012

In this next installment, Upma Kapoor writes about what it's like to be the Web and Social Media intern. Dedicating every living moment to the internet sounds like the dream job for a handful of 20-somethings. Fact: I and many other applicants may have...

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By Admin / On July 24th, 2012

Hannah Robinson, a Development & Programs Intern, sheds some light on interning at Island Press I joined the Island Press team in late May, eager to begin working and inspired by the organization’s dedication to the environmental movement. As an...

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