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Bylines, Books & Barbie
August 20 @ 6:30 AM - 8:30 PMCost: $20
Join us for an evening with Laura Berman of The Detroit News & Susan Shapiro, Author of “The Byline Bible” & “Barbie: Sixty Years of inspiration”
Join Susan Shapiro, author of “The Byline Bible” and “Barbie: Sixty Years of Inspiration,” in conversation with her mentor Laura Berman of The Detroit News fame, now a writing coach with The Detroit Writing Room and board member of the Wayne State University Press.
They’ll discuss the Jewish female pioneer who invented the world’s most famous doll, secrets of successful writing and publishing, southeastern Michigan girlhoods, and how any passion — including your childhood Barbie collection — can be an inspiration.
$20.00 a person (includes dinner, wine & conversation).
Questions? Contact Miriam Baxter at firstname.lastname@example.org or 248-661-5700.
*Books are available for presale online at a discounted price ($150-Barbie: 60 Years of Inspiration; $15-The Byline Bible) by July 26th. Limited quantity available for purchase at the event
**Special dolls will be raffled off as door prizes from Mattel