Susan Shapiro

Susan Shapiro, an award-winning writing professor at NYU and the New School, freelances for The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, L.A. Times, and Newsweek. She's the New York Times bestselling author of 10 books, including the acclaimed memoirs Lighting Up, Only as Good as Your Word, and Five Men Who Broke My Heart, the coauthored nonfiction books Unhooked and The Bosnia List, and the recently published novel What's Never Said. She and her husband, a TV/film writer, live in Greenwich Village, where she teaches her popular "instant gratification takes too long" classes at the New School, NYU, and in private workshops and seminars. You can follow her on Twitter at @susanshapironet or reach her at ProfSue123@gmail.com.



Upcoming Events:
SECRETS OF PUBLISHING PANEL
with great editors, agents & authors
Wednesday February 10, 2016 from 6-7:30 pm
NYU Bookstore 726 Broadway

INSTANT ESSAY PUBLISHING SEMINAR
Friday Feb. 26 from 6-8 pm $150
for info email ProfSue123@gmail.com

INSTANT GRATIFICATION TAKES TOO LONG
5-week private essay classes start again Wednesday
March 2 to March 30, 2016 from 6-8pm $500
for info email ProfSue123@gmail.com

BEST ONLINE EDITOR PANEL
Tuesday May 3 from 6:30-8 pm
The New School, 65 Fifth Avenue
free & open to the public

Video of Sue's 8/7/2015 Strand Bookstore panel:
THE SECRETS OF BOOK PUBLISHING

Video of Sue's 4/2/2014 Strand Bookstore panel:
THE SECRETS OF FIRST PERSON PUBLISHING

Video of Sue's 5/12/2014 New School panel:
THE BEST 2014 ONLINE EDITORS

Video of Sue's 9/19/2012 NBCC Brooklyn Book Festival panel
HOW TO PUBLISH BOOK REVIEWS & FEATURES

Video of Sue's 6/20/2012 panel at NYU Bookstore
WRITING ABOUT LOVE & PASSION

Video of Sue's 11/2/2011 NBCC panel at NYU bookstore
THE SECRETS OF WRITING & SELLING MEMOIRS

Video of Sue's 6/22/2011 NBCC panel at NYU Bookstore
THE SECRETS OF BOOK PUBLISHING

Video of Sue's 8/2009 panel at LA Press Club
THE SECRETS OF BOOK PUBLISHING

Podcast of Sue's 1/29/2011 NBCC panel at the New School
HOW TO PUBLISH BOOK REVIEWS & FEATURES

Video of Sue's 6/6/2014 New School panel
FROM ESSAY TO BOOK DEAL PANEL

Video of Sue's 9/30/2014 Strand panel
CELEBRATION OF HARVEY SHAPIRO'S LAST POEMS

Video of Sue's 12/8/2014 New School panel
BEST ONLINE EDITORS

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