Guest Speaker/Lecturer



After working as a book editor, Ann Rittenberg started agenting at
the Julian Bach Literary Agency, where she worked with authors Pat
Conroy (The Prince of Tides), Hedrick Smith (The Power Game), and
Jan Morris (Conundrum). On her own since 1992, she represents
Dennis Lehane (Mystic River, Shutter Island, Gone Baby Gone, and
Live By Night), C.J. Box (Edgar winner Blue Heaven and the #1 New
York Times bestselling Joe Pickett mystery series), Laura Whitcomb
(A Certain Slant of Light), Paul Doiron (Stay Hidden), Chris Hauty
(Deep State – forthcoming), historian David Welky (A Wretched and
Precarious Situation: In Search of the Last Arctic Frontier), the
nonfiction bestsellers Bad Cat and Colleges That Change Lives, and
other writers of fiction and nonfiction. Her eponymously named
independent literary agency is located in lower Manhattan.