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David R. Patterson

David Patterson

David R. Patterson is an agent with Foundry Literary + Media. Authors whom he represents include Michael Erard, Ashraf Khalil, Chris Berdik, Alysia Abbott, Jon Methven, Chuck Thompson, Harold Schechter, Michael Bible, William Giraldi and a number of other journalists, scholars, memoirists, and novelists. Clients also include writers on the staff of The New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, The New Yorker, Time, scholars at Harvard and Duke, and journalists and academics at many other fine institutions. David recently sold two books from Mayborn attendees, Steve Miller's Detroit Rock City: The Uncensored Oral History of Five Decades of Rock 'n' Roll in America's Loudest City, to Da Capo Press, and Doug Swanson's Blood Aces: The Long, Wild, and Deadly Ride of Benny Binion, the Texan Godfather of Poker, and the Creation of Las Vegas, to Viking.