Saturday 25 April 15:30 – 17:00

WRITERS' WORKSHOP: GRABBING AN AGENT'S ATTENTION

Tickets on sale to ChipLitFest Friends from 24 February and to the general public from 2 March

St Mary's Parish Rooms

adult

workshop

£18.00 each
Friday 24 April 10:00 – 15:00

Pitch the Agent

Each session runs for 15 minutes

Tickets on sale to ChipLitFest Friends from 24 February and to the general public from 2 March

The Fox (Meeting Room)

adult

workshop

£20.00 each
Saturday 25 April 10:00 – 15:00

Pitch the Agent

Each session runs for 15 minutes

Tickets on sale to ChipLitFest Friends from 24 February and to the general public from 2 March

The Fox (Meeting Room)

adult

workshop

£20.00 each

Jo Unwin set up the Jo Unwin Literary Agency in 2013. Prior to becoming an agent, she had a career as an actress and television script writer (writing credits include Byker Grove and My Parents are Aliens). Her move into publishing started with a stint as a book scout for Aardman animated features, moving on to become a bookseller, and becoming a Literary Agent in 2008.

She represents many debut and bestselling authors such as Richard Ayoade, Brian Bilston, Charlie Brooker, Candice Carty-Williams, Pete Paphides, AJ Pearce, Cathy Rentzenbrink, Nadia Shireen, Nina Stibbe, and Kit de Waal.

Jonathan Ring