The Muse's instructors are all working writers and published authors who have taught courses at colleges, universities, and other community organizations. Read our teachers’ biographies and see what classes they are currently teaching.
Steven Salpeter is a literary agent at Curtis Brown, Ltd in New York. Curtis Brown, Ltd. is known as one of the world's leading literary agencies, representing a wide variety of established and emerging authors of all genres since 1914. Steven represents a wide range of authors of commercial and literary fiction, fantasy, graphic novels, historical fiction, horror, thrillers, young adult, middle grade, chapter books, narrative nonfiction, gift books, history, humor, and popular science. Steven has a particular soft spot for authors who can blend elements of these genres.
Current Classes Taught
- Create an Impression: Get Hands-On with an Agent
- Pitch Perfect: Strategies to Successfully Query, Pitch, and Talk about Your Writing to Agents