A Survival Guide For Working In Book Publishing

"Seeking: Entry-level assistant with 10 years experience editing Self-Help YA Romance For Horses." Oh dear.

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(Dalkey Archive's job posting was only outrageous because it spoke the worst of what's on the industry's mind.)

What can get you 'fired' from this unpaid internship: leaving the office early, being unavailable on nights and weekends, going to weddings, giving a boss unsolicited advice, 'gossiping.'

Comics Editor + Chinese-English Translator.

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