Tips and quips on publishing from a literary agent.
Wednesday, February 25, 2009
I'm back! Actually, this is more of a quick flyover; I expect to be blogging more sometime next month. Still, I couldn't resist linking to this Op-Ed piece in the New York Times from the Authors Guild president. Amen brother.
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 & Pellecchia, a member of The Authors Guild, and a member of the Contracts Committee of the Association of Authors’ Representatives, Inc.