Leanne Shapton

Official Panelist

2023 Participant · Non-Fiction · Memoir

Leanne  Shapton
Leanne Shapton

Leanne Shapton is an author, artist and publisher based in New York City. She is currently the art editor at The New York Review of Books. She is the co-founder, with photographer Jason Fulford, of J&L Books, an internationally-distributed not-for-profit imprint specializing in art and photography books. Shapton is a fellow of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society. She grew up in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada.

Shapton's Swimming Studies won the 2012 National Book Critic's Circle Award for autobiography, and was long listed for the William Hill Sports Book of the Year 2012. Shapton is represented by The Wylie Agency.

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Book Title(s)

  • Swimming Studies

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