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.
Will Lippincott is a literary agent with Aevitas Creative Management. Will Lippincott has represented projects such as the New York Times bestseller A Colony in a Nation by Emmy Award-winning MSNBC host Chris Hayes, the national bestseller Unfinished Business by Anne-Marie Slaughter, the New York Times bestselling memoir Slow Dancing with a Stranger by Meryl Comer, the acclaimed history of the Russian ballet Bolshoi Confidential by Princeton music historian and critic Simon Morrison, and Killing the Messenger by New York Times bestselling author David Brock.
For thirteen years Lippincott worked as a literary agent and founding partner of Lippincott Massie McQuilkin. Prior to becoming an agent in 2003, Will was publisher of strategy+business magazine and a business development director at the global consulting firm Booz Allen Hamilton; publisher of The New Republic; and book publishing director at The New Yorker. Most recently, Lippincott served as Chief Operating Officer of Shareblue Media, the fast-growing digital news and opinion platform.
As an agent based in Los Angeles, Will’s interests center on politics, journalistic narratives, history, health, technology, and memoir, with a special focus on multi-media storytelling.
This literary agent represents:
NONFICTION: Current Events/Affairs * Health/Wellness * History * Memoir * Narrative * Politics * Pop Culture * Science * Technology *
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