Miriam Parker

Miriam Parker

Associate Publisher, Ecco Books | Author, The Shortest Way Home

Miriam Parker is the associate publisher of Ecco Books, an imprint of HarperCollins. She has an MFA in creative writing from UNC Wilmington and a BA in English from Columbia University. She is the author of The Shortest Way Home.

How to Work in Publishing and Advance Your Writing Career (Spoiler: You Don’t Have to Become an Editor)

Maroney Theater, 7th floor

Most agents will tell you, “Don’t quit your day job.” Even if you’re successful, chances are that writing won’t pay (all of) the bills. So what’s a writer to do? Consider a job in publishing. Whether it’s working as a publicist at a major house or as an ambassador for a literary nonprofit, there are […]

BUSINESS CRAFT FICTION NONFICTION POETRY YOUNG ADULT
READ MORE