The Directory of Literary Agents
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Literary Agent Directory
Important: Visit each agent’s website (links in their listings below) to see if they’re open to submissions before querying.
Lauren Sharp is a literary agent with Aevitas Creative Management. She represents award-winning journalists, historians, and academics from the Washington Post, the Wall Street Journal, the U.S. House of Representatives, Georgetown University, Slate, VICE, Stanford University, the New America Foundation, and elsewhere.
Sharp graduated from the University of South Carolina with a Bachelors in English, and from the University of Cincinnati with a Masters in English, Creative Writing. Prior to joining Aevitas, she worked as an agent and rights director at ICM/Sagalyn, and interned with the Ross Yoon Agency.
Sharp is based in Washington, DC, and represents nonfiction in the areas of politics, history, current affairs, narrative nonfiction, and science.
This literary agent represents:
NONFICTION: Art * Business * Cultural/Social Issues * Current Events/Affairs * History * Journalism * Memoir * Narrative * Pop Culture * Psychology * Science * Technology * True Crime *
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