Priya Doraswamy


Priya Doraswamy founded the Lotus Lane Literary agency in 2013. A dynamic independent agency located in the United States representing exceptional authors and scriptwriters. The agency's clients and their works have been included in the New York Times Best of Year Books, won Academy awards, longlisted for the Booker Prize, PenAmerica and The National Book Awards among other distinguished prizes. Priya is passionate and dedicated to the intentional expansion of diversity and inclusivity in the publishing and film/tv industries and is constantly striving to bring lesser known voices to mainstream media. She is a member of the Association of American Literary Agents where she serves on the Board and on the Contracts Committee. Priya is also a member of the Women's Media Group.

Submissions Open

Subject Focus

Fiction: Debut
Fiction: Horror
Fiction: Mystery/Crime
Fiction: Thriller
Fiction: Women’s/Romance
Fiction: General/Other Fiction
Fiction: Literary
NF: Biography



Years of Industry Experience


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