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The HarperCollins Speakers Bureau (also known as HCSB) is the first lecture agency to be created by a major publishing house.[1] It was launched in May 2005[1] as a division of HarperCollins Publishers to book paid speaking engagements for the authors HarperCollins, and its sister companies, publish. Jamie Brickhouse is the director.[2]

Some of the notable authors the HCSB represents include Carol Alt, Dennis Lehane, Gregory Maguire,[3] Danny Meyer, Mehmet Oz, Sidney Poitier, Ted Sorensen, and Kate White.

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  1. ^ a b McGee, Celia. "A Way to Give Authors a Lucrative Second Platform." The New York Times, 4 June 2007. Retrieved 23 February 2009.
  2. ^ Donadio, Rachel. "More Bang for the Book." The New York Times, 27 July 2008. Retrieved 23 February 2009.
  3. ^ Nawotka, Edward. "As Speakers' Bureaus Grow, Booksellers Cast Wary Eye." Publishers' Weekly, 12 November 2007. Retrieved 23 February 2009.
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