Emily Forland is an agent in her fourteenth year at The Wendy Weil Agency, Inc. In addition to representing her own list of authors, she also handles the agency's foreign rights. Originally from Texas, she has a BA in English from the University of Chicago, and MFAs in Poetry from Sarah Lawrence College, and in Graphic Design from the School of Visual Arts in NYC. She represents writers of fiction, narrative nonfiction, and memoir (etc) and she has a special place in her heart for debut authors. She was recently featured in an article in Poets & Writers Magazine.