Unemployement is a rising concern in India right now due to the country’s economic slowdown. However, there are some jobs and internships available in the country, which are circulated merely within a closed circuit of people. We have curated a few such jobs and internships for our readers. Have a look!
Zubaan is a leading independent publishing house based in New Delhi with a strong academic and general list. It was set up in 2003 as an imprint of India’s first feminist publishing house, Kali for Women. It focuses on publishing books which are in any way related to women and their place in society. Their academic list includes research monographs, textbooks and supplementary materials for students in the humanities and social sciences.
Zubaan is looking for interns with their Delhi-based team in the following profiles:
Besides these, they are also looking for people to join their Editorial and Outreach teams. Check out their website for more information.
II. Aleph Book Company
Aleph Book Company is an independent Indian publishing firm founded in May 2011 by David Davidar in partnership with R. K. Mehra and Kapish Mehra of Rupa Publications India. Aleph publishes books of enduring literary quality from (and about) India and other South Asian countries. It publishes approximately forty titles annually in the following categories – fiction, history, biography, autobiography, current events, reportage, travel, popular science, art, music, nature studies, the environment, business, translations, philosophy, sociology, psychology and popular culture – as well as works of narrative non-fiction.
Aleph Book Company is looking for an Assistant Editor to join the team.
Check out their website for more information.
III. Akademi Magazine
Akademi Magazine is an upcoming independent digital publication dedicated to art, design, political theory and philosophy. Founded by Armaan Roy and Charu Pragya, it’s based out of Delhi.
Akademi Magazine is looking for ideas and insights related to the role played by social media in the anti-CAA mass protests that have sprung across India.
Check out their Instagram for more information.
IV. Simon & Schuster
Simon & Schuster is a subsidiary of ViacomCBS, an American publishing company founded in New York City in 1924 by Richard L. Simon and M. Lincoln Schuster.
Simon & Schuster, India is looking for an Editorial Assistant.
Check out their Linkedin for more information.
Wiley, is an American multinational publishing company founded in 1807 that focuses on academic publishing and instructional materials. The company produces books, journals, and encyclopedias, in print and electronically, as well as online products and services, training materials, and educational materials for undergraduate, graduate, and continuing education students.
Wiley is hiring a Content Editorial lead in Mumbai.
Check out their LinkedIn for more information.
Homegrown is a youth-media company powered by an online publication, a creative agency, an events arm and a talent management vertical.
Homegrown is looking for a travel content writer (full time, internship) and a food writer (full time, internship).
You can apply for the job at [email protected].
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