August 13-16, 2020
New York City

Three Pages Can Change Your Life

Newspaper, magazine, and web editors are desperate for new voices. So why not yours? Over the last two decades, “Byline Bible” author Susan Shapiro has taught more than 25,000 students of all ages and backgrounds the secrets of selling a short nonfiction to a top publication. 150 of her students’ essays from The New York Times, Washington Post, New York Magazine and Oprah magazine led to book deals. In her frank and funny talk, the bestselling author of 12 books will reveal the top 10 mistakes that writers make and the ten most helpful tricks of breaking in.

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