Emily Bazelon is an American journalist. She is a staff writer for The New York Times Magazine, a senior research fellow at Yale Law School, and co-host of the Slate podcast Political Gabfest. She is a former senior editor of Slate. Her work as a writer focuses on law, women, and family issues. She has written two national bestsellers published by Penguin Random House: Sticks and Stones: Defeating the Culture of Bullying and Rediscovering the Power of Character and Empathy and Charged: The New Movement to Transform American Prosecution and End Mass Incarceration. Charged won the 2020 Los Angeles Times Book Prize in the Current Interest category, and the 2020 Silver Gavel Award from the American Bar Association. It was also the runner up for the J. Anthony Lukas Book Prize from Columbia University and the Nieman Foundation, and a finalist for the Helen Bernstein Book Award for Excellence in Journalism from the New York Public Library.
|Born:||March 04, 1971|
|Education:||Germantown Friends School|
|Alma mater:||Yale University (BA, JD)|
|Notable credit(s):||Slate, The New York Times Magazine|
|Twitter:||Emily Bazelon's Twitter profile|
|Facebook:||Emily Bazelon's Facebook profile|
|IMDb:||Emily Bazelon's IMDb|
About Emily Bazelon
American journalist who specializes in articles related to women, law and family issues. She has been a staff writer for The New York Times, a senior editor for Slate and a co-host of the podcast Political Gabfest.
She earned her JD from Yale Law School in 2000.
Her book Sticks and Stones: Defeating the Culture of Bullying and Rediscovering the Power of Character and Empathy was published in 2013.
She married a history professor named Paul. They have 2 children. Her mother Eileen worked as a psychiatrist and her father Richard was an attorney.
From 2012-14, she made multiple appearances on The Colbert Report which was hosted by Stephen Colbert.
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- Anti-bullying activists
- Slate (magazine) people
- The New York Times Magazine
- Jewish women writers
- The New York Times writers
- Writers from Philadelphia