Tips and quips on publishing from a literary agent.
Thursday, November 15, 2007
WGA Strike - Who Do You Side With?
As the strike continues, there is a battle ongoing outside of the negotiation table - for the hearts and minds of the general public. I'm interested in hearing how you feel about all of this when you have a chance.
Jonathan Lyons is a literary agent at Curtis Brown, Ltd., where represents a select list of authors of biographies, history, science, pop culture, sports, general narrative non-fiction, mysteries, thrillers, science fiction and fantasy, and young adult fiction, in addition to serving as subagent in the United States for several agencies in the UK. Having previously run translation rights at McIntosh & Otis and Folio Literary Management, Jonathan currently oversees Curtis Brown’s translation rights department.
Jonathan is also a licensed publishing attorney with the boutique entertainment law firm Savur, Threadgold & Pellecchia, LLP, a member of The Authors Guild, and a member of the Contracts Committee of the Association of Authors’ Representatives, Inc.