Estate Representation

Writers House is proud to represent a number of prominent literary estates, including those of Octavia E. Butler, Elias Canetti, Herman Hesse, Lillian Hoban, Joan Lowery Nixon, Joan Steiner, Paula Danziger, and Barbara Park.

Writers House also handles permissions and licenses for the literary estate of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

If you are interested in contacting Writers House for permission to reprint the likeness of, or any works of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., please send an email inquiry to Andrea Morrison at:  MLKPermissions

To inquire about rights to the estates of Canetti or Hesse

please send inquiries to Al Zuckerman

To inquire about rights to the Hoban estate,

please contact Susan Cohen

To inquire about rights to the estates of Nixon, Steiner, Danziger or Park,

please send inquiries to Amy Berkower

To inquire about rights to the Butler estate

please send inquiries to Merrilee Heifetz