Scheduling has begun for the pitch sessions with literary agents Dawn Michelle Hardy and Janell Walden Agyeman. These one-on-one sessions will only be available to individuals registered for the full conference. Appointments are limited and must be scheduled in advance.
The sessions will be held on Thursday, Aug. 30 and scheduling will be on a first come, first served basis. Once the time slots have been filled, additional interested participants will be placed on a waiting list, in the event of a cancellation.
Ms. Hardy is looking to acquire non-fiction, pop-culture, women’s fiction and empowerment titles.
Ms. Agyeman is seeking young adult / middle-grade fiction and adult non-fiction.
To learn more about them, please see http://www.blackwriters.org/pitch-sessions/.
If you have a completed manuscript and are ready to schedule, or would like additional information, contact veronica (@) blackwriters.org.
Veronica Fields Johnson
BWRC 2012 Pitch Session Coordinator