PUP Speaks | Information for Authors

We help authors with ideas find their global audience. Learn more about our agency and our ambitions.

PUP Speaks


What is PUP Speaks?

PUP Speaks offers guidance, training, and logistical support to authors in the process of expanding and maintaining their speaking careers. We combine the weight of a successful publisher with the drive of a speaker’s bureau to help authors build their personal platform over a long period, from the time they sign your book contract, through publication, and beyond.

What can PUP Speaks do for you?

PUP Speaks helps authors build expansive and enduring professional platforms, creating new and diverse opportunities to share expertise with audiences the world over.

If you sign with us, we will help you to:

  • Build speaking opportunities and networks
  • Develop skills in public engagement and speaking
  • Negotiate all terms for paid speaking opportunities
  • Manage all logistics for bookings, including travel and accommodation
  • Arrange special sales of PUP books at PUP Speaks Events

PUP Speaks is aligned with PUP’s Mission and Values and committed to Equity and Inclusion. We particularly welcome applications from authors representing minority groups within their disciplines. 

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How to Apply

To apply for representation by PUP Speaks, please complete the form below:

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