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Susan Schulman
Susan Schulman: A Literary Agency
454 West 44th St., New York, NY 10036
212 713 1633
212 581 8830 (fax)
http://www.schulmanagency.com (Live June 2012)
twitter: http://www.twitter.com/Susanschulman
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NOTHING TO HIDE by Daniel Solove

Susan Schulman: A Literary Agency specializes in representing foreign rights, motion picture, television and allied rights, live stage including commercial theater, opera and dance adaptations, new media rights including e-book and digital applications, and other subsidiary rights on behalf of North American publishers and literary agents. The agency also represents its own clients domestically and internationally in all markets. The agency has a particular interest in fiction and non-fiction books for, by and about women and women's issues and interests.

The agency’s areas of focus include: commercial and literary fiction and non-fiction, specifically narrative memoir, politics, economics, social issues, history, urban planning, finance, law, health, psychology, body/mind/sprit, and creativity and writing.

The agency was founded in 1980 by Susan Schulman who, prior to establishing her own agency, was an agent at International Creative Management in the Literary Department. Prior to working at ICM, Susan taught History of the English Language and Linguistics as well as Renaissance Drama and American Literature courses on the college level. Additionally Susan served as Associate Publisher of Ohio University Press and acquired over 100 titles for the Press.


years experience: 30
GENRES & SPECIALTIES
General fiction, Juvenile fiction, Reference, Biography, Business/investing/finance, History, Religious, Mind/body/spirit, Health, Travel, Lifestyle, Cookbooks, Children's books, Sports, African-American, Science, Women's Interests
TRADE REFERENCES
Writers Guild of America-East
The Dramatists Guild
The Authors Guild
New York Women in Film
League of Professional Theatre Women of New York
Women's Club of the City of New York
Women's Media Group
Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators
Theater for Young Audiences
INK Think Tank
Theater for Young Audiences
Association of Authors' Representatives
BEST-KNOWN PROJECTS
Rise of the Creative Class - Richard Florida, Ph,D.
The Artist's Way - Julia Cameron
The Vein of Gold - Julia Cameron
Women Who Love Too Much - Robin Norwood
The Good Son - Michael Gurian
The English Patient (Miramax) - Michael Ondaatje
Holes(Disney)- Louis Sachar
The Color of Money (Disney) - Walter Tevis
The Velvet Rage - Alan Downs
MOST RECENT SALES/ FORTHCOMING BOOKS
SKELETON CREEK, GHOST IN THE MACHINE, and 13 DAYS TO MIDNIGHT by Patrick Carman (film); LIVING OPRAH by Robyn Okrant (publishing, live stage and film); MAN GAVE NAME TO ALL THE ANIMALS by Bob Dylan, illustrated by Jim Arnosky (publishing); THE ARTIST'S WAY and THE VEIN OF GOLD by Julia Cameron (on-going publishing and translation).
SPECIALIZED TRAINING, WORK EXPERIENCE, HONORS
Certificate in Intellectual Property Law from New York University.
SUB-AGENTS/ RIGHTS CONTACTS
CHINA: Big Apple Agency, Inc., www.bigapple1.info
EASTERN EUROPE: Prava I Prevodi Literary Agency, www.pravaiprevodi.org/main.php
FRENCH CANADA: Montréal Contacts/The Rights Agency, www.montreal-contacts.com
GERMANY: Liepman AG, www.liepmanagency.com/
ITALY: Agenzia Letteraria Internazionale, www.agenzialetterariainternazionale.com; Susanna Zevi Agenzia Letteraria, www.susannazevi.com; PNLA www.pnla.it
JAPAN: Owls Agency Inc.; Japan UNI Agency; The English Agency Japan
SPAIN: A.C.E.R. Agencia Literaria, www.acerliteraria.com/
SCANDINAVIAN COUNTRIES INCLUDING DENMARK: Lennart Sane Agency AB, www.lennartsaneagency.com/welcome.html
TURKEY: Nurcihan Kesim Literary & Licensing Agency, www.nurcihankesim.net
KEY PERSONNEL
Linda Migalti, Foreign Rights Associate
SchulmanAgency@yahoo.com
SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Fiction: Query Letter with outline and three sample chapters, resume and SASE.
Non-Fiction: Query Letter with complete description of subject, at least one chapter, resume and SASE
Queries may be sent via regular mail or email. Please do not submit queries via UPS or Federal Express.
Please do not send attachments with email queries.
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