Guest Speaker/Lecturer

KIMBERLY WITHERSPOON

Agent (Inkwell Management)

Kimberly Witherspoon works with writers who are frequently published around the world. Over the past 20 years, she has represented critically acclaimed, prize winning and bestselling authors of fiction and nonfiction, including: Aravind Adiga, Jose’ Andres, Kate Atkinson, Natalie Baszile, Anthony Bourdain, Casey Cep, Veronica Chambers, David Chang, Cindy Crawford, Lena Dunham, Gabrielle Hamilton, Julie Heaberlin, Julie Lythcott-Haims, Eloisa James, Sophie Kinsella, Naomi Klein, Dean Koontz, Julie Orringer, Eric Ripert, Arundhati Roy, Molly Shannon, Lionel Shriver and Les Standiford. She graduated from Brown University and is a founding board member of The Bronx Academy of Letters, a member of the Authors Guild and the editor of two anthologies, including Don’t Try This At Home: Culinary Catastrophes From the World’s Greatest Chefs.