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DongWon Song

Howard Morhaim Literary Agency

30 Pierrepont Street

Brooklyn, NY 11201



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Website: www.morhaimliterary.com

Blog: dongwonsong.com

Twitter: dongwon

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from andyscontras
Sep 22, 2021 3:13 pm


EQ -- 12/18/2020 Speculative Fiction 84K
ER -- 9/22/2021
from meredithmooring
Sep 22, 2021 11:07 am


EQ: 6/5/21
Full request: 9/22/21

Adult science-fantasy 118k

DongWon is open to queries on their personal website. That's how I sent my query in June. I think the agency website is out of date.
from aignerloren
Aug 13, 2021 12:00 pm


Noted on their profile, this agent uses they/them pronouns, not he/his, @Patrick.
from Patrick (admin)
Aug 09, 2021 4:55 am


Profile Update: Closed to queries.

His query status has been a point of confusion for a while now. Though the agency website says closed, his Twitter and personal website imply he is open. But, I've decided it is time to take the agency website as accurate and just mark him as closed.
from Ignatius_VAWr9962
Aug 08, 2021 9:54 pm


This agent is closed to queries on the agency's website. :-/
from annzhao
Jul 12, 2021 3:16 pm


From Twitter, DongWon uses they/them pronouns, probably don't want to address them as Mr.
from Attewell
Jun 14, 2021 12:40 pm


EQ 6/14/21
YA SF 80,000
from Maranda
Jun 10, 2021 5:56 pm


EQ:6/10/21
from angelsteele
Jun 03, 2021 7:52 pm


From agency website: "DongWon Song is closed to queries as of August 01, 2019."
from aignerloren
May 10, 2021 1:20 pm


EQ- May 10, 2021 Scifi Thriller ~60,000-words.
from K_Hana_Lee
Apr 20, 2021 11:31 am


EQ 4/5/21
Nudge with offer of rep 4/13/21
Nice, personalized ER 4/20/21 - the project doesn't quite fit what they're looking for right now.
Knew it was a stretch as their current MSWL doesn't mention fantasy, but thought I'd try anyway since I really admire them and their clients :)

Adult Fantasy 120k
from Patrick (admin)
Feb 26, 2021 7:39 pm


CookEly, Although the agency website does say that, his personal website and Twitter say he is open.
from CookEly
Feb 26, 2021 1:04 pm


The agency website says he is closed to queries since Aug. 2019
from metuiteme
Jan 27, 2021 5:56 pm


As of June 2020, they were accepting unsolicited queries from Black writers. https://twitter.com/dongwon/status/1267971331217412111
from CombatKatie
Jan 16, 2021 4:37 pm


Repeating what shekinah02_rm said, they use they/them pronouns now, so Mx. is probably the proper honorific to use, not Mr.

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