VIRTUAL EVENT Westport Writers Workshop Fundraiser: Dani Shapiro

Event date: 
Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Join Chris Belden, Westport Writers Workshop Advanced Fiction instructor, as he talks with author Dani Shapiro about writing and teaching.

Proceeds from this event will help us retain our instructors, and enable us to fulfill our mission to provide high quality workshops to anyone who could benefit from the power of writing, and free workshops to underserved populations during these difficult times.

Dani Shapiro is the author of the instant New York Times best selling memoir, Inheritance. Her other books include the memoirs HourglassStill WritingDevotion, and Slow Motion, and five novels including Black & White and Family History.  She teaches writing workshops around the world, and is the cofounder of the Sirenland Writers Conference in Positano, Italy. In February of 2019, she launched the podcast, Family Secrets, and is currently hosting the podcast The Way We Live Now.

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Inheritance: A Memoir of Genealogy, Paternity, and Love Cover Image
ISBN: 9780525434030
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Anchor - January 28th, 2020

Still Writing: The Perils and Pleasures of a Creative Life Cover Image
ISBN: 9780802121417
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Published: Grove Press - August 12th, 2014

Event address: 
Darien, CT 06820-4127