Alison Lewis

Alison Lewis is a literary agent at The Zoë Pagnamenta Agency, where she represents narrative nonfiction, cultural criticism, history, science, literary fiction, and memoir. She is also editor of the literary and arts magazine American Chordata. A Colorado native and Summa Cum Laude graduate of Middlebury College, she worked in editorial at W. W. Norton & Company before joining the agency in 2016.

What I'm Looking For

Narrative nonfiction and cultural criticism, particularly by journalists, academics, anyone who is an expert in their field or a passionate researcher, and literary fiction.

Sample Titles or Authors

Ali Araghi
Julia Cooke
Tina Campt

Specializes In

FICTION: GLBT, Literary Fiction, Multi-Cultural, Short Story Collections

NONFICTION: Cultural/Social Issues, Current Affairs, GLBT, History, Investigative Journalism, Medical, Multi-Cultural, Narrative, Nature/Ecology, Parenting, Politics, Science


NONFICTION: Memoir, Music, Psychology, Spirituality, Technology, True Crime