Connor Goldsmith

Connor Goldsmith

Agent | Fuse Literary

Connor Goldsmith began his career in publishing in 2012 at Lowenstein Associates and joined Fuse in early 2014. Prior to transitioning into the world of books, he spent a year in the commercial film and television department at Abrams Artists Agency and received a master’s degree in media studies from the New School for Public Engagement. Connor is passionate about narrative fiction across all media as a vehicle for social progress, and he is open to projects in sci-fi, fantasy, horror, literary thriller, and literary fiction. Connor is especially interested in books by and about people from marginalized perspectives, such as LGBT+ people and racial minorities. In thriller he is looking for more literary, high-concept premises as opposed to crime fiction procedurals or counter-terrorism narratives.

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