“How to Write and Publish a Book from a Literary Agent’s Point of View” is Subject of Free Presentation
Teaneck, NJ (March 19, 2007) —Literary agent Anna Olswanger will present basic guidelines for writing fiction or nonfiction, figuring out what literary agents are looking for, landing an agent, and creating options when agents aren't interested.
Her presentation, “How to Write and Publish a Book from a Literary Agent’s Point of View,” will be held in FDU’s Weiner Library Writing Studio. The free workshop is open to the public and will be held on Wednesday, March 28, from 4-5:30 p.m.
Anna Olswanger wears a number of hats in the book world. She is a literary agent with Liza Dawson Associates in Manhattan. In addition to being the author of “Shlemiel Crooks,” a 2006 Sydney Taylor Honor Book and Koret International Jewish Book Award Finalist, she is the coordinator of the Jewish Children's Book Writers' Conference at the 92nd Street Y in New York.
A frequent traveler, she teaches business writing at the Center for Training and Education at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, and writing for physicians at Stony Brook University School of Medicine and Hospital. Anna lives in Fair Lawn, New Jersey. Her website is www.olswanger.com.
FDU’s Weiner Library is on River Road, Teaneck, NJ, and the Writing Studio is on the second floor. For further information, contact the Writing Studio at 201-692-2166.