Literary Speed Dating

The Australian Society of Authors
10 July 2020 - 2:00 to 4:00 PM
Australian Society of Authors
A Creative Partnership with the Australian Society of Authors.

A room of publishers and agents. Three minutes to pitch your work.

Our successful Literary Speed Dating series gives writers a unique three-minute opportunity to pitch their manuscript to Australian publishers and agents.

Run annually in Sydney, Melbourne and Virtually, these events provide members from all across the country the opportunity to meet publishers and agents

This event will be running virtually this year due to Covid-19

There is a new format this year:

You will be allocated a 3-minute appointment, one-on-one, to pitch your work to your chosen publisher or agent.

You will have the opportunity to book a maximum of three appointments for the event.

You can book pitches and register via the ASA website here. 

Literary Speed Dating is a member-only event for ASA members and Writers Victoria members.

Cost: $25 incl. GST per pitch (i.e. $75 max. for the event)

Once booked in, ASA staff will be in touch closer to the event with a timetable for your individual appointment times.

Attending Industry:

  • Affirm Press
  • Melanie Ostell Literary
  • Penguin Random House
  • Sarah Mackenzie Literary Management
  • Text Publishing
  • Thames & Hudson
  • University of Queensland Press



Phone: 90947895

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