What To Expect When You Get An Agent – with Justine Barker
What should you expect with you finally get an agent? Justine Barker, Agent at Mayfair Literary Agency, will take you through the role of a literary agent, and hints and tips on getting one.
This is a seminar for intermediate and emerging writers. More information on program formats and level definitions can be found here.
S – Seminar
S – Sustainability for writers
2 – For intermediate writers and above
About Justine Barker
Justine Barker is a literary agent at Mayfair Literary Agency. Her clients include Michelle Worthington and Mike Lucas. Justine has had a passion for books since early childhood. Justine worked in local government since 2011 where she has been a commercial lawyer and contracts advisor in the procurement department (e.g. drafting, negotiating and advising on large commercial contracts). In her free time, Justine loves to read, laugh at her ridiculously terrible cooking and spend time with her husband and two young children.
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