Alisa Ahmed is the senior editor at Ultimo Press. She is passionate about championing authors from different backgrounds, and loves stories written from unique perspectives, stories that make change, and stories that inspire. She began her publishing career at Greene & Heaton Literary Agency in London and has experience working closely with authors, negotiating contracts, and selling international rights. Whilst in this role she established and ran the Greene Door initiative, an initiative developed for writers of colour to gain traction in the industry. More recently, she worked in production at Scribe Publications.
Saturday 18 June
Sign up to this event to have the chance to deliver a practice five-minute, online, one-on-one pitch with a literary industry professional. These publishers, editors and literary agents are always on the lookout for new and exciting voices, so give it a go!