Masterclass: Amy Bishop on Literary Pitches & Queries

Saturday, May 2, 2020 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Free RSVP 2020-05-02 2:00 PM 2020-05-02 3:00 PM America/New_York Masterclass: Amy Bishop on Literary Pitches & Queries 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City
Please join us for a presentation with literary agent, Amy Elizabeth Bishop of Dystel, Goderich & Bourret LLC, on how to pitch and query your novel or nonfiction proposal to literary agents successfully. The presentation will be followed by a Q&A.

 

So you wrote a book…what’s next? Amy Elizabeth Bishop, literary agent at DG&B, will walk you through the best practices for querying and pitching literary agents. From etiquette to insider tips, this presentation will cover all you need to get started at the beginning of your literary career. Gain insight from an expert in the field and have the opportunity to ask questions.

 

Amy Elizabeth Bishop joined Dystel, Goderich & Bourret as a literary agent and assistant in 2015 after interning for them in 2014. She represents a wide variety of adult upmarket and literary fiction, narrative and prescriptive nonfiction, as well as select YA. Before diving into the world of publishing, she graduated from SUNY Geneseo with a degree in Creative Writing. Though she grew up upstate, she currently resides in Astoria, Queens. You can find her on Twitter at @amylizbishop.

 

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May 2, 2020 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212
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