Kelvin Kong is the founder of K2 Literary, a boutique agency that represents fiction, nonfiction, and children’s books. He has over ten years’ experience working in Canadian publishing at Madison Press, Kids Can Press, and The Rights Factory. Kong lives in Toronto.
Agents are the intermediaries between publishers and writers, and as a result have a privileged perspective on the publishing ecosystem in Canada and abroad. The recently formed Professional Association of Canadian Literary Agents (PACLA) exists to advocate on behalf of authors’ best interests concerning domestic and international publishing. Members meet regularly to discuss industry issues […]