Kate McKean is an agent at the Howard Morhaim Literary Agency. Her list focuses on fiction for both adults and teens as well as practical and narrative nonfiction, especially craft and humor. Her recent sales include a 3-book paranormal romance series by debut author Delilah S. Dawson, Lucas Klaus' YA novel Everything You Need to Survive the Apocalypse, and UNSTUCK: 52 Ways to Get (and Keep) Your Creativity Flowing by Noah Scalin.
Kate is an adjunct professor at New York University and has taught fiction writing workshops for Slice Literary Magazine and English courses for the University of Southern Mississippi. She earned her Master's degree in Fiction Writing at the University of Southern Mississippi.
Kate McKean's Courses
This class is a great place to get feedback about new work or work-in-progress. Kate fostered a creative environment with solid one-on-one feedback on my work. The class gave me the tools to finish my manuscript and take it to the next level. -- Samantha Rowan
"Kate is terrific! She brings a great combination of business savvy and artistic skill to the class. She's smart, funny, and draws the best out of her students. I'm so happy I took the course!" -- Jessica Balun