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.



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Winner of 2019 ASJA Book Award
Winner of 2018 Best Book Award for Writing & Publishing

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Upcoming Events:
INSTANT GRATIFICATION TAKES TOO LONG
5-week essay writing class in Greenwich Village NYC
Wednesday Oct. 16-November 13 from 6-8 pm $500
For info email: ProfSue123@gmail.com

FREE SECRETS OF PUBLISHING PANEL
Friday October 25 from 6-7:30 pm at NYU Bookstore
with great editors, agents & authors
THE NEW SCHOOL FALL 7-WEEK CLASS
Writing for NYC Newspapers, Magazine & the Web
starting again Monday night Oct 28-Dec. 16 from 6-10 pm
Register online or by calling: 212-229-5690

NEW SCHOOL BEST ONLINE EDITOR PANEL
Tuesday December 10 from 6:30-8 pm
Free, open to public, more info to come

Video preview of Sue’s 6/1/2007 Cooper Union Mediabistro Panel
SECRETS OF FIRST PERSON WRITING PANEL

Video preview of Sue’s 2/7/2008 Cooper Union
THE SECRETS BEHIND BOOK PUBLISHING

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

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

A.C. Fuller Podcast 6/6/2016:
THE NY PUBLISHING SCENE WITH SUSAN SHAPIRO

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

Video of Sue’s 12/14/2018 Strand Bookstore Panel
BYLINE BIBLE'S SECRETS OF PUBLISHING SUCCESS STORIES

Video of Sue’s 2/19/2019 NYU Bookstore Panel
SECRETS OF PUBLISHING PANEL

Podcast of Sue’s 3/1/2019 NYU Creative Writing Reading/Panel
THE SECRETS OF PUBLISHING


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