Letty Cottin Pogrebin is an American author, journalist, nationally-known lecturer, and social justice activist. Her tenth book, How to Be A Friend to A Friend Whoís Sick, will be published in April, 2013.
A co-founder with Gloria Steinem of Ms. Magazine, a mass market feminist alternative to traditional womenís media, Pogrebin also has contributed hundreds of articles and op-eds to a wide variety of print publications, including The New York Times, The Nation, Washington Post, Boston Globe, Newsday, Ms., Harpers Bazaar, Family Circle, MORE, Travel & Leisure, as well as online media such as Huffington Post and Forward.com.
Among Pogrebinís ten books are, most recently, Three Daughters, a novel, and Getting Over Getting Older, and Deborah, Golda, and Me, both memoirs. She is also the author of Family Politics, Among Friends, Growing Up Free, Getting Yours, and How To Make It In A Manís World. She is the editor of Stories for Free Children, and served as the Editorial Consultant on Marlo Thomasí award-winning childrenís projects, Free To Be, You and Me, and Free To Be A Family.