Connor Goldsmith

About Connor Goldsmith

Connor is a Senior Agent at Fuse Literary specializing in Nonfiction and Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror. His clients include celebrities, journalists, cultural critics, novelists, and comics writers.

Born and raised in New York, Connor lived briefly in the Midwest studying English and the Classics at Oberlin College in Ohio. He then received a Master’s Degree in Media Studies from The New School.

Connor began his career in publishing in 2012 at Lowenstein Associates, and joined Fuse Literary in 2014. He is based in Los Angeles and New York.


Connor is looking for large-platform projects that say something incisive and important about our world today. He is drawn to exciting voices who are pushing the envelope in their fields of expertise. Whether the client is a reality television star or an international journalist, Connor looks for fresh hooks and bold concepts that will set a book apart in the marketplace.

Genres Represented

  • Platform-Based Memoir
  • Pop Culture and Media
  • Social Politics
  • Humor


Connor represents a small fiction list in the adult genre space (science fiction, fantasy, and horror). He is drawn to voice and character above all else, and loves getting to know a complex protagonist or an interesting prose style. In fiction, he’s especially looking for stories that address real world social politics in new and surprising ways.

Genres Represented

  • Science Fiction
  • Fantasy
  • Horror

Connor Does Not Represent

  • Children’s Books (Young Adult, Middle Grade, Picture Books)

Submission Guidelines

Connor is closed to unsolicited queries. If you have been personally referred, please use the button below.

Meet Connor Goldsmith


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