Susan Faludi

Jacobson Visiting Nonfiction Writer in English Language & Literature

Susan Faludi

Contact & Office Hours

Fall 2017
Wednesday, 2–4 p.m.
And by appointment.

Henshaw C1 103

413-585-7924

Biography

Faludi is a Pulitzer-Prize winning journalist and the author of the bestselling Backlash: The Undeclared War Against American Women, which won the National Book Critics Circle Award for Nonfiction, Stiffed: The Betrayal of the American Man, and The Terror Dream: Myth and Misogyny in an Insecure America, a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award for Criticism. Her most recent book, In the Darkroom, won the 2016 Kirkus Prize for Nonfiction, was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Biography and Autobiography, and was named one of the top ten best books of the year by The New York Times. Faludi's work has appeared in many publications, including The New Yorker, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The Nation, and Harper’s. She has taught gender studies and writing at Harvard University and Bowdoin College, and has received fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, and the Knight Foundation.