Dani Shapiro

Dani Shapiro


Dani Shapiro is the author of the memoirs Hourglass, Still Writing, Devotion, and Slow Motion and five novels including Black & White and Family History. Also an essayist and a journalist, Shapiro’s short fiction, essays, and journalistic pieces have appeared in The New Yorker, Granta, Tin House, One Story, Elle, Vogue, O, The Oprah Magazine, The New York Times Book Review, the op-ed pages of the New York Times, and many other publications. She has taught in the writing programs at Columbia, NYU, the New School, and Wesleyan University; she is cofounder of the Sirenland Writers Conference in Positano, Italy. She lives with her family in Litchfield County, Connecticut.

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Buy her most recent book, Inheritance on Amazon

Events with Dani Shapiro

Secrets and Lives

12 May 2019
12:00 pm-1:30 pm
Frederick P. Rose Auditorium
The Cooper Union 41 Cooper Sq., New York, NY 10003