Susan Shapiro

Susan Shapiro, an award-winning writing professor, freelances for the NY Times, NY Magazine, WSJ, Washington Post, L.A. Times, Elle & Oprah.com. She's the bestselling author/coauthor of 12 books her family hates including Five Men Who Broke My Heart, Lighting Up, Unhooked, The Bosnia List & the new inspiring writing guide The Byline Bible. She and her husband, a scriptwriter, 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. Follow her on Twitter at @susanshapironet, Instagram at @Profsue123 or email ProfSue123@gmail.com.



THE BYLINE BIBLE coming out summer 2018

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Upcoming Events:
THE NEW SCHOOL 15-WEEK FALL CLASS
Writing for NYC Newspapers, Magazines & The Web
Monday nights August 27-December 17

SUE AT THE WRITERS DIGEST CONVENTION
Byline Bible Book Launch Thursday night 8/9 from 5:30-8pm
"Magic of Small Pieces" panel Friday 8/10 from 3:15-4:15
Hilton Hotel 1335 6th Avenue @ 53rd Street NYC

NYC BYLINE BIBLE UPTOWN READING
Friday August 10 from 6-8 pm at
Shakespeare & Company 939 Lexington (@69 St.)
with Honeysuckle/Heliotrope authors
David Pinto, Julie Charnet, Liz Montgomery
Mark Jason Williams & Keysha Whitaker
Free & Open to the Public

MICHIGAN "BYLINE BIBLE" CHARITY LAUNCH
to benefit Roeper’s Scholarship fund
Wednesday August 15 at 7 pm at
Troy Barnes & Noble 396 John R. Road
Free & open to the public

MICHIGAN BOOK TALK WITH WENDY SHANKER
Tuesday August 21 from 6:30-8:30 pm
Temple Israel 5725 Walnut Lake Road, W. Bloomfield
For tickets call: Tracie Fienman at 248-661-5700
WEST COAST "BYLINE BIBLE" CHARITY LAUNCH
to benefit the LA Review of Books
Wednesday August 29 at 7 pm
Grove Barnes & Noble 189 Grove Drive
with editors Tom Zoellner & Janice Rhoshalle Littlejohn
agents Betsy Amster & authors Alison Singh Gee
and Zack McDermott. Free & open to the public

WEST COAST BYLINE BIBLE BOOK PARTY
Thursday night August 30 from 7-9 pm Studio City LA

INSTANT GRATIFICATION TAKES TOO LONG
NYC 5-week essay class Wednesdays 6-8 pm
from 9/5-10/3 $500 Info: ProfSue123@gmail.com

BYLINE BIBLE READING
Tuesday September 11 from 7-9 pm
Strand Bookstore 828 Broadway (@12 St)
with Kenan Trebincevic, Allison Yarrow, Seth Kugel
Maria Andreu, Judy Batalion, Aspen Matis, Victor Varnado,
Lexie Bean, Ralph Ortiz, Sharisse Tracey & Haig Chahinian
$15 gift card to get in

BYLINE BIBLE CHARITY BOOK LAUNCH
with Renee Watson to benefit I Too Arts Friday 9/21
from 6-8 pm at the Union Square Barnes & Noble
with agent Alia Hannah Habib, editors Peter Catapano, Amanda Chan
Jerry Portwood, Eli Reyes Rakesh Satyal & author Zack Mcdermott.

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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