Pitch with Confidence: Fiction

Pitch with Confidence: Fiction
15 Feb 2022 at 05:00 pm
15 Feb 2022 at 06:30 pm
Online
Online
£Free for BAW members; £25 non-member tickets

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Learn the art of pitching fiction whilst managing anxiety, confidence, and resilience. With literary agent Jamie Cowen (Ampersand Literary Agency).

About the Tutor

Jamie Cowen, Managing Director and Literary Agent at The Ampersand Agency  

Jamie Cowen has worked in publishing for 18 years. Before joining Ampersand in 2013 he was a commissioning editor at HarperCollins, and prior to that he worked in legal and contracts departments at HC and the Hachette Group. Jamie is particularly interested in genre fiction of all kinds, including crime, thrillers, SF, fantasy and horror. He is keen to see submissions of all genres from under-represented voices and LGBTQ writers. Jamie’s clients at Ampersand include Tendai Huchu (The Library of the Dead, Tor UK and US), Tariq Ashkanani (Welcome to Cooper, Thomas & Mercer), Adrian Selby (Snakewood, The Winter Road and Brother Red; Orbit), Mark Hill (His First Lie, It Was Her, The Bad Place and The Woman in the Wood; Sphere and Head of Zeus), Nate Crowley (100 Best Video Games, The Death and Life of Schneider Wrack and Notes from Small Planets; Solaris and HarperVoyager), Michael Wood (the DCI Matilda Darke series, HarperCollins) and Joel Bird (The Book of Shed and The Table Maker; Bonnier).

Accessibility

This workshop requires access to an internet connection and writing materials (notebook/paper and pen). Live captions will be provided using Otter.ai.

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