August 13-16, 2020
New York City

The Making of a Memoir: An Author and Agent Spill All

Debut memoirist and creator of the #DisabledAndCute campaign Keah Brown and her agent, Alex Slater, sit down to discuss all things memoir writing. What makes a good memoir topic? What do agents look for when signing memoirists? What is the memoir market like currently? What’s it like writing a memoir and how do you take feedback from someone when you’re writing about your own life? Keah and Alex have the answers to these questions and share their advice for making a splash in the memoir market. 

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