Susan Shapiro

Susan Shapiro, an award-winning writing professor, freelances for The New York Times, New York Magazine, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, L.A. Times, Newsweek, Elle, Esquire & Oprah.com. 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 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 & seminars. You can follow her on Twitter at @susanshapironet or reach her at ProfSue123@gmail.com.



Upcoming Events:
SANTA MONICA BARNES & NOBLE READING
How to Stay A Sane & Successful Writer
with Sue, Charlie Rubin, Alison Singh Gee &
Sherry Amatenstein ("How Does That Make You Feel")
Saturday October 1, 2016 from 7-9 pm
1201 Third Street promenade
Free & open to the public

INSTANT ESSAY SEMINAR
Wednesday night October 19
from 6-8 pm $150.

HOW DOES THAT MAKE YOU FEEL
reading with Sue, Royal Young, Amy Klein
Kate Walter, Jenine Holmes & Elisabeth Turner
Wednesday October 26 from 6-7:30
at NYU Bookstore 726 Broadway
free & open to the public
INSTANT GRATIFICATION TAKES TOO LONG
5-week essay writing class starting again Wednesday
November 1 -December 7 from 6 to 8 pm
$500 in the Village NYC. Info: ProfSue123@gmail.com

NEW SCHOOL BEST ONLINE EDITOR PANEL
with editors from newyorker.com, nytimes.com, newyorkmag.com,
VillageVoice.com, Slate, Salon, Rollingstone.com
Friday December 9 from 6:30-8 pm
63 Fifth Avenue Starr Foundation Hall
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 1/19/2016 Strand Bookstore Event
PANEL FOR JUDY BATALION'S BOOK LAUNCH

Video of Sue's 2/10/2016 NYU Bookstore Event
WORD LOVER'S VALENTINE'S DAY PUBLISHING PANEL

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

Video of Sue's 7/26/2016 Strand Bookstore Event
PANEL FOR ROB SPILLMAN'S BOOK LAUNCH

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Fix-Up Fanatic cover art by Mary Lynn Blasutta