Aug 11-14, 2011, Book Passage Travel Writers Conference, Corte Madera, Calif.
Michael Shapiro will serve on panels and sign copies of A Sense of Place: Great Travel Writers Talk About Their Craft, Lives, and Inspiration and Guatemala: A Journey Through the Land of the Maya. Shapiro is part of a faculty at this seminar that includes Tim Cahill, Robert Holmes, Spud Hilton, Catharine Hamm, Jim Benning and David Farley. The conference, now in its 20th year, has led many attendees to write for major publications. For details, see the Book Passage site or call (800) 999-7909.