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Industry Communications or Media
Occupation Writer, professor of journalism
Location Syracuse, New York, United States
Introduction I teach magazine journalism at the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, and write for many magazines and newspapers. My newest book is BRAVE GIRL EATING: A FAMILY'S STRUGGLE WITH ANOREXIA, which will be published by William Morrow this fall. I believe in the power of words to change the world (or at least the interior lives of individuals).
Favorite Music Warren Zevon, Beethoven's late quartets, John Renbourn, Keith Jarrett, Ferron, Anoushka Shankar, Dervish, Gypsy Soul
Favorite Books I Never Promised You a Rose Garden, Twilight of the Superheroes, When Things Fall Apart, The Anatomy of Hope, Tao Te Ching (Stephen Mitchell's translation), The Iliad