Malaga Baldi has worked as an independent literary agent since 1986. The Baldi Agency is an eclectic agency specializing in literary fiction, memoir and cultural history. She worked as a cashier at Gotham Book Mart, in the Ballantine Books Publicity Department, as an associate at Candida Donadio & Associates and the Elaine Markson Agency before going out on her own. Baldi believes the strength of the author's voice and the heart of the story to be key when considering new work. Baldi graduated from Hampshire College and lives in NYC.
Over 20 Baldi books publishing in 2016...............
Stay tuned for news of I AM CAITLIN series # 3 in 2017. Kate Bornstein grounded the E television I AM CAITLIN series in 2016.
Last fall 2015 Mary Cappello attended the American Academy of Berlin and read an excerpt from her forthcoming poetic and groundbreaking LIFE BREAKS IN.
Dogs, dogs and more dogs. The New York Times interviews Ray Coppinger!
Mark your calendar for Wednesday, 9/28, 6:30 p.m. @ SCHOMBURG CENTER New York Public Library 515 Malcolm X Boulevard. Kia Corthron, THE CASTLE CROSS THE MAGNET CARTER & Margo Jefferson, NEGRO LAND in discussion.
Glenn Kurtz received Kulczycki Book Prize and was awarded a 2016 Guggenheim Foundation Fellowship.
William Mann's TINSELTOWN, KATE, WISECRACKER, and BEHIND THE SCENES are all in film/television/cable development.
Love Paris? Like Jazz? Mark your calendar Wednesday, 6/22 Joe Okonkwo (JAZZ MOON) in conversation with David Eberschoff, THE DANISH GIRL.
Liz Smith writes strong women rule! Who will play Eliza Jumel in the movie? Read Margaret Oppenheimer's THE REMARKABLE RISE OF ELIZA JUMEL. Barbara Cook's THEN & NOW to be published by Harper Collins in June. On Monday, 6/27 Tom Santopietro interviews Cook @ Eastside B&N: 86th Street & Lex at 7 p.m. Be there or be square.
On Monday, 6/20 Union Square Barnes & Noble hosts a tribute to Liz Swados. Taylor Mac & Meryl Streep will read from her last novel, WALKING THE DOG just published by published by the Feminist Press. Priority seating. Kirkus raves: "One of a kind. Deserves a big splash and lots of readers."
Manscaping, corporate/political beards, historical beards, it gets complicated. Read all about it in OF BEARDS & MEN by Christopher Oldstone-Moore. He's also part of a Wall Street Journal article and posts updates on Twitter.
• 2016, Historical Writers of America
• 2016, Central Coast Writer's Conference
• 2016, San Francisco Writers Conference
• 2015, University of Wisconsin-Madison Writers' Institute
• 2014, Ocean State Summer Writing Conference, University of Rhode Island
• 2014, Clarksville Writers Conference, Nashville Tennessee
• 2014, American Society of Journalists and Authors, New York City
• 2014, Unicorn Writers Conference, Portland, Connecticut
• 2013, Willamette Writers Conference in Portland, Oregon
• 2012, Las Vegas Writers Conference Las Vegas, Nevada
• 2012, San Miguel de Allende Writers conference, Mexico