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The Daily Beast is seeking talented, motivated, and dependable reporting interns to join our entertainment and arts & culture teams full time in New York this fall. Open to undergraduate juniors, seniors, and graduate students, the internship is an exciting opportunity for emerging journalists to learn how a newsroom works while gaining hands-on experience.
Duties include pitching and writing entertainment and arts & culture stories with an emphasis on television, film, and pop culture.
Experience in news and writing from a previous internship or campus publication
Passionate about the latest television shows and films as well as general pop culture
Interest in theater, visual arts, fashion, style, and books
Deeply engaged in social networks
This paid internship will run from early October to early January and is generally Monday-Friday but some nights and weekends may be required. To apply, please submit a cover letter, résumé, 4-6 portfolio pieces, and two professional references to email@example.com. The deadline to apply is August 9th.