Susan Shapiro

Susan Shapiro, an award-winning journalism professor, has written for The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, L.A. Times and Newsweek. She's the New York Times bestselling author of 9 books including Unhooked, Speed Shrinking, Overexposed, and the acclaimed memoirs Lighting Up, Only as Good as Your Word and Five Men Who Broke My Heart. Her recent coauthored memoir The Bosnia List was published in 2014 by Penguin Books and Heliotrope publishes her new novel What's Never Said in August 2015. 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:
NYC BARNES&NOBLE READING
with Sue & Aspen Matis ("Girl in the Woods")
& our editors Heliotrope editor-in-chief Naomi Rosenblatt
and Harpercollins V.P. Lisa Sharkey
Tuesday September 8, 2015 from 7-8 pm
150 E. 86th St. & Lexington
Free & Open to the Public

SECRET OF PUBLISHING PANEL
with Aspen Matis ("Girl in the Woods")
NY Times Modern Love editor Daniel Jones ("Love Illuminated")
literary agent Ryan Harbage, Heliotrope
editor Naomi Rosenblatt & Sue
Friday September 11 from 6:30 to 8pm
at the New School, 66 W. 12th street 63 Fifth Avenue
Starr Foundation Hall UL 102 Free and Open to the Public
L.A. READING OF "WHAT'S NEVER SAID"
with ASPEN MATIS ("Girl In The Woods")
& ALISON SINGH GEE ("Where The Peacocks Sing")

Santa Monica Barnes & Noble
1203 3rd Street, 3rd Street Promenade
Tuesday September 15 from 7-8 pm
free & open to the public

SECRETS OF BOOK PUBLISHING PANEL
Tuesday night September 29 from 6-7:30 pm
NYU Bookstore at 726 Broadway
free & open to the public

BACK TO SCHOOL READING
at St. Marks Bookshop 136 E. 3rd Street
Wednesday Sept. 30 from 7-8:30 pm
free & open to the public

INSTANT GRATIFICATION TAKES TOO LONG
5-week private essay classes start again
Wed. 10/7-11/4 from 6:30-8:30 pm $500
for info: email ProfSue123@gmail.com

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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