Internships available with Triple Canopy / literature, art, and graphic design

To Whom It May Concern:

I’m writing from the New York-based online magazine and arts organization
Triple Canopy. We’re currently offering internship positions to students
working in the fields of literature, art, and graphic design, during the
upcoming fall and winter semesters.

I’ve attached a PDF with more information for your students and
faculty. Read more about our volunteer and internship program online at:

Please feel free to contact me with any questions. Thank you for your time.

Peter J. Russo

Editorial and Program Director
Triple Canopy
(240) 472-7260


*Triple Canopy
Volunteer & Internship Opportunities, Fall and Winter 2011
Positions available for students of literature, art, and graphic design*
Triple Canopy is an online magazine, workspace, and platform for editorial
and curatorial activities. Working collaboratively with writers, artists,
and researchers, Triple Canopy facilitates projects that engage the
Internet’s specific characteristics as a public forum and as a medium, one
with its own evolving practices of reading and viewing, economies of
attention, and modes of interaction. In doing so, Triple Canopy is charting
an expanded field of publication, drawing on the history of print culture
while acting as a hub for the exploration of emerging forms and the public
spaces constituted around them. Triple Canopy is a nonprofit 501(c)3

*Recent contributors*
Mel Bochner, Daniel Bozhkov, Roberto Bolaño, Joshua Cohen, Teddy Cruz, Keren
Cytter, Rivka Galchen, Wayne Koestenbaum, Tom McCarthy, Matt Mullican, Ed
Park, Erin Shirreff, Bob Stein, Eve Sussman, and Leslie Thornton, among

*Volunteer and internship duties*
Triple Canopy is seeking assistance with its editorial, website development,
design, and public programming. Volunteers and interns take an active role
in the editorial and production work that goes into each issue of the
magazine, as well as assisting with the development of public programs and
the pursuit of grants. Depending on a candidate’s interests and abilities,
duties may include: soliciting, evaluating, and coordinating the execution
of articles and artist projects; taking part in editorial meetings; research
assistance; coordinating and publicizing events; image editing and
formatting; HTML, Flash, and Ruby on Rails coding and design work; devising
and implementing new features for the website. Most participants contribute
between 8 and 12 hours per week, for the duration of a school semester or
summer. All positions are unpaid, however students may earn university
credit through participating institutions.

*How to apply*
To apply, please send a brief cover letter, resumé, and two references to:



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