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Provoking Agents

Judith Gardiner

Provoking Agents

Gender and Agency in Theory and Practice

by Judith Gardiner

  • 62 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by University of Illinois Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Feminism,
  • Social Science / Women"s Studies,
  • Agent (Philosophy),
  • Feminist theory,
  • Gender identity,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9599167M
    ISBN 100252021320
    ISBN 109780252021329

    Last time, we covered 10 Steps to Writing a Novel. This time, it's 10 Steps to getting a literary agent, though I have to warn you, the most important steps are the novel-writing ones. For the first-time writer, getting published can feel rather like Alice in wonderland after she’s been knocking.   Erica Spellman-Silverman is the Senior Vice President of Trident Media Group, one of the most prominent agencies in New York City. She has been with the Trident team for nearly a decade, representing a number of amazing writers and handling book to film rights for other Trident agents. Her client list includes Sean Patrick Flanery, Eve Babitz.

    Before joining Wendy Sherman Associates, Laura Mazer was the executive editor of Seal Press, a boutique imprint of the Hachette Book Group, where she edited bold voices in adult nonfiction. Her New York Times bestselling books include So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo and From Cradle to Stage: Stories from the Mothers Who Rocked and Raised Rock Stars by Virginia Grohl.   Rachelle, I love the practical questions you offer for writers to ask potential agents, especially the question about what an agent would do if a book doesn’t sell.. Knowing these answers can help a writer make a wise decision. And I appreciate your perspective on agents taking on new writers. Thanks, as always, for sharing your wisdom, Rachelle!Author: Rachelle Gardner.

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