Richard Curtis (literary agent)

Richard Curtis, president of Richard Curtis Associates, Inc., is a New York literary agent, and author advocate.[1][2] He is also the author of a novel, short stories, and several books about the publishing industry, and from 1981 to 1992 had a regular column in the science fiction industry professional fanzine Locus, entitled "Agent's Corner".[3] He created the ebook website in 1999. He has commented publicly on's practice of offering publishing deals directly to authors, bypassing mainstream book publishing companies.[4]


See also


  1. Mungo, Ray (July 25, 1989). "Between the pages in publishing". USA Today. Retrieved 2009-08-19.
  2. Streitfeld, David (September 11, 1990). "And a Competition to Save the Planet". Washington Post. Retrieved 2009-08-19.
  3. Streitfeld, David (October 16, 2011). "Amazon Rewrites the Rules of Book Publishing". The New York Times.

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