Public Engagement

  • Faculty


    Susan Shapiro writes for The New York Times, New York magazine, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, L.A. Times, Newsweek, Elle, She's the New York Times bestselling author of 10 books, including the acclaimed memoirs Lighting UpOnly as Good as Your Word, and Five Men Who Broke My Heart, the coauthored nonfiction books Unhooked and The Bosnia List, and the novel What's Never Said. Her nonfiction guide “The Byline Bible,” out in 2018, will share the secrets of the popular "instant gratification takes too long” writing classes she’s taught at The New School since 1993. You can follow her on Twitter at @susanshapironet, Instagram at @Profsue123, or email her directly at

    Current Courses:

    Creative Thesis & Lit. Project

    Writing NYC News, Mags, Web

    Writing NYC News, Mags, Web