We’re back with another installment of Graphic Novel TK, your podcast guide to comic book publishing, co-hosted by Alison Wilgus and Gina Gagliano.

Listen to the new episode below, or check it out over on Soundcloud {LINK GOES HERE}! You can also find us on Twitter @GraphicNovelTK

This week! Agents — who are they? What do they do? What are their jobs like, and how helpful is it for authors and artists to work with them?

We talk with Bernadette Baker-Baughman from Victoria Sanders & Associates about the ins and outs of her work representing cartoonists.

Find out more about Bernadette at @bakersmark or http://www.victoriasanders.com.

Alison Wilgus is a writer and cartoonist; her comics have been published by First Second, Dark Horse, DC, Del Rey and Nickelodeon Magazine, and she’s currently working on a graphic novel duology with Tor.

Gina Gagliano works First Second doing marketing and publicity, and has worked with organizations like the Brooklyn Book Festival, the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund, and the Toronto Comics Art Festival to coordinate programming and media.

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