Background[ edit ] Broadly defined as "the representation of reality",  realism in the arts is the attempt to represent subject matter truthfully, without artificiality and avoiding artistic conventions, as well as implausible, exotic and supernatural elements.
There were many self-proclaimed literary agents, but the good, authentic ones were very few.
After all these years, I tried searching for literary agents in Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Kolkata, Chennai and many other bigger cities. You still find the same agency names that have gained more credibility over time.
So most first time authors in India, seeking representation, continue to send query letters to literary agents in the USA New York, being the hub of such activity. This listing considers only the agenting aspects of these businesses and not their editing services if at all they provide those.
Amish Tripathi The Shiva Trilogy: The Immortals of Meluha, The Secret of the Nagas and the last one in the pipeline is big name in there. They ask you to fill up a small form on their site with the basic details.
Be careful what you type in there.
The agents have moved out of India, but they have solid ties with the Indian publishing industry. Jayapriya Vasudevan Singapore Authors: Accepts email queries only. Send them a query letter to info jacaranda-press. Read my interview with Jacaranda literary agency where Jayapriya talks about her work and how new authors can get her attention.
You can send completed manuscripts along with details about yourself and a synopsis of your work to the following email IDs: Turnaround Time for the response is 8 to 10 weeks. Sherna Khambatta Literary Agency http: I had to go the extra distance to view this one.
Sherna Khambatta Mumbai Authors: About 10 in total, with 5 Indian authors Submission guidelines: Accepts email queries with sample chapters.
Response time is 7 days for the query letter and about a month to review the full manuscript. Also make sure that your manuscript is in the best possible shape before you even think about sending a query letter to agents and publishers.
If there are any other good literary agencies that you might be aware of, post their details website, track record, big wins, big clients, deals involving big advances as a comment.The historian and author of The New Silk Roads on why we need to be less Eurocentric and his love of the great Russian novelists.
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Commonly, the term Literary Devices refers to the typical structures used by writers in their works to convey his or her message(s) in a simple manner to his or her readers. When employed properly, the different literary devices help readers to appreciate, interpret and analyze a literary work.