Biographers International Organization Conference

Application Deadline: 
Rolling Admissions

The 2021 Biographers International Organization (BIO) Conference was held online from May 14 to May 16. The conference featured panels on current issues in biography and the craft of biography, including discussion of the topics of interviewing, writing about writers, and obituary writing. The faculty included biographers Blake Bailey, Kai Bird, David W. Blight, and Claudia Dreifus. Biographer David Levering Lewis delivered the keynote address. The cost of the conference was $99 ($49 for BIO members). Registration was rolling through May 16. 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.