NBCC Secrets of Memoir Panel

by admin | Oct-25-2011

Please join us Wednesday, November 2, 2011

From 6:30pm - 8:30pm

At the new NYU Bookstore
726 Broadway (between Washington Place & Waverly)

If the memoir craze is over, why is everybody still so obsessed with them and the bestseller lists overstuffed with first person nonfiction stories? Join this lively, candid discussion spilling the inside scoop on the fate and state of writing, reviewing and publishing all different kinds of autobiographies.

Distinguished Panelists Include:

-Tin House editor Rob Spillman

-Lindsay Harrison, author of MISSING

-Her Scribner's editor Colin Harrison

-Sheila McClear, author of THE LAST OF THE LIVE NUDE GIRLS

-WME Literary agent Rebecca Oliver

-Literary agent Ryan Harbage

-Publishers Weekly editor Mark Rotella, author of AMORE

moderator NBCC member & LIGHTING UP/UNHOOKED  memoirist Susan Shapiro




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