Biographers International Organization Conference

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The 2022 Biographers International Organization (BIO) Conference was held online from May 13 to May 15. The conference featured panels on current issues in biography and the craft of biography, including discussions on building suspense, getting into print, Black women’s biography, and biography in the #MeToo era. The presenters included biographers Craig Brown, Kitty Kelley, George Packer, Tamara Payne, and Stacy Schiff. Biographer Megan Marshall delivered the keynote address. The cost of the conference was $99 ($49 for BIO members). Registration was rolling through May 15. Visit the website for more information.

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Contact Information

Biographers International Organization Conference, Biographers International Organization, P. O. Box 33020, Santa Fe, NM 87594. Michael Gately, Executive Director.