By Cara Cannella 6 min read
If Signature is the online hub for lovers of real life stories, the Leon Levy Center for Biography at CUNY’s Graduate Center is the brick-and-mortar epicenter. We caught up with Gary Giddins, executive director of LLCB, in anticipation of Writing Writers’ Lives, its fifth annual biography conference beginning at 1pm on Monday, March 18 at Elebash Recital Hall (365 Fifth Ave at 34th Street) in Manhattan.
By Joanna Scutts 5 min read
In a roundtable discussion with Gary Giddins, John Matteson, Benjamin Anastas, and Carol Levine, authors discussed and debated the tricky waters of ethics, personal relationships, slander and more in the world of biography.