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Call My Agent! The Role of the Literary Agent

August 24, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Part of The Business of Books series, at the Edinburgh International Book Festival 2022.

What does a literary agent’s day look like? Discover the intricacies of the role with Heather Parry, co-founder of Extra Teeth literary magazine and the Society of Authors’ Senior Policy and Liaison Manager for Scotland. Joined by an impressive line-up of literary agents, Parry chairs a discussion that explores current trends in the book industry, what agents look for in submissions and how they work with writers. Featuring Abi Fellows (The Good Literary Agency), Chloe Seager (Madeleine Milburn Literary, TV & Film Agency), Emma Paterson (Aitken Alexander Associates) and Isobel Dixon (Blake Friedmann Literary Agency).

Format: In person

Fee: Pay what you can

Find out more and book your place by visiting the Edinburgh International Book Festival website.