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Monday, July 22, 2019

Literary agent Mark Gottlieb on Writers on Writing, KUCI-FM

New York City literary agent Mark Gottlieb joins Barbara DeMarco-Barrett for the entire hour to talk about what he looks for in a client, the attraction--and danger--of trends, self-publishing, and so much else about publishing.

Here's his bio: Mark Gottlieb is a literary agent at Trident Media Group in New York City. He ranks highly among literary agents in overall deals and other categories. With that insight and initiative, Mark Gottlieb is actively building his client list of new authors. He manages and grows author careers at publishing's leading agency. One of his core values is helping writers realize their book publishing dreams. Since his time at Trident Media Group, he has represented New York Times bestselling, as well as award-winning authors. He has also optioned and sold books to film and TV companies. He previously ran Trident Media Group's Audiobook Department and before that worked in Foreign Rights. Prior to that he served as Executive Assistant to the literary agency's Chairman. Agent Mark Gottlieb is actively seeking submissions in all categories. He is looking forward to bringing new authors to the curious minds of their future readers.

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(Broadcast date: July 17, 2019)

Friday, July 12, 2019

Caite Dolan-Leach on Writers on Writing, KUCI-FM

Caite Dolan-Leach joins Marrie Stone to talk about her latest novel, We Went to the Woods. She shares her draw to her childhood home as setting, her research methods, the myriad blind paths her narrator led her down, and her methods for unlocking character.

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(Broadcast date: July 10, 2019)

Tuesday, July 09, 2019

Shawn Levy, The Castle on Sunset, joins Barbara DeMarco-Barrett

Shawn Levy, author of The Castle on Sunset:Life, Death, Love, Art, and Scandal at Hollywood's Chateau Marmont, joins Barbara to talk about his new nonfiction book. The only guest for the entire hour, they discuss "gathering string," doing research, writing and revising.

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(Broadcast date: July 3, 2019)