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Lisa Alcalay Klug's Biography

Member Info

Jul 2008

Award-winning journalist Lisa Alcalay Klug has written for many publications, including the New York Times, San Francisco Chronicle, Los Angeles Times, Jewish Living, Hadassah, Forward, and more. She advises Schmooze: the Jewish Culture Conference, teaches at the Jewlicious Festivals, and judges the Simply Manischewitz Cook Off. She is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of UC Berkeley with a masters in journalism. As a consultant, Lisa partners with organizations to present public programs, panel discussions, workshops, and seminars. She is the daughter of an Ashkenazi Holocaust survivor and a descendant of a Sephardic rabbinic family.

Influences

The Official Preppy Handbook, The Joys of Yiddish, The Jewish Catalog, Art Scroll, The Worst Case Scenario Handbook

Upcoming Works

Cool Jew: The Ultimate Guide for Every Member of the Tribe, Andrews McMeel

Recommended Links

Publishers

Andrews McMeels Publishing, www.andrewsmcmeel.com