Biography Lab Registration is Open!

On January 20, 2024, join award-winning biographers James McGrath Morris, Janice P. Nimura, and Ray A. Shepard for an online forum on the craft of biography. And don’t miss Kai Bird’s plenary session entitled “My Wild Ride as a Biographer.” Free for BIO members and students. $60 General Admission. Register now!


Kai Bird, “My Wild Ride as a Biographer” (The prerecorded address can be viewed any time after 8:00 a.m.)

10:30 – noon:  Janice P. Nimura, “Nasty Women: Making a Good Story out of Bad Behavior”

Noon – 12:30:  Break

12:30 – 2:00:  James McGrath Morris, “Online Research Beyond Google”

2:00 – 2:15:  Break

2:15 – 3:45:  Ray A. Shepard, “How to Translate Your Research into a Pace-and-Structure Matrix to Better Reach Your Targeted Audience”

4:00 – 5:00:  Social Hour