R285. The Author Platform: A Contemporary Cornerstone of Literary Success
Thursday, March 28, 2019
3:00 pm to 4:15 pm
Kaley Kiermayr is Senior Editor and Marketing Director for F(r)iction magazine and literary nonprofit Tethered by Letters. She currently lives in Boston, where she enjoys getting involved with LGBTQ+ literature and writing projects.
Erin Harris is an MFA graduate and a literary agent at Folio Literary Management. She represents literary fiction, narrative nonfiction, and young adult. Her clients include Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award finalist Carla Power; NYT Editor's Choice novelist Daniel Levine; and Pushcart Prize winner Allegra Hyde.
Isaac Marion's debut novel, Warm Bodies became a New York Times bestseller and inspired a major film adaptation. He released the fourth and final book in the Warm Bodies Series in 2018. He currently lives in Seattle where he plays in the band Thing Quartet.
Amanda Annis joined Trident Media Group as an agent in 2015. Previously, she was an editor at Penguin Random House where she worked on New York Times bestsellers, Oprah selections, and award-winning books.