Contact & Bio

Dani Shapiro is the bestselling author of the memoirs Devotion and Slow Motion, and five novels including Black & White and Family History. Her work has appeared in The New Yorker, Granta, Tin House, One Story, Elle, The New York Times Book Review, the op-ed pages of The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, and has been broadcast on “This American Life”.  Dani was recently Oprah Winfrey’s guest on”Super Soul Sunday,” and was chosen by Arianna Huffington to speak at the New York City “Thrive” conference. She has taught in the writing programs at Columbia, NYU, The New School and Wesleyan University; she is co-founder of the Sirenland Writers Conference in Positano, Italy. A contributing editor at Travel + Leisure, Dani lives with her family in Litchfield County, Connecticut. Her latest book is, Still Writing: The Perils and Pleasures of a Creative Life.

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For literary and rights queries:

Jennifer Rudolph Walsh
William Morris Endeavor Entertainment
1325 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10019
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To schedule a speaking engagement, please contact Dani’s speaking agent:

Alison Granucci
Blue Flower Arts
alison@blueflowerarts.com
845-677-8559

For film rights and screenwriting:

Alicia Gordon
William Morris Endeavor Entertainment
agordon@wmeentertainment.com
310-859-4508