Abigail Pogrebin is an American journalist and author. She began her career as a broadcast journalist, producing for Mike Wallace and Ed Bradley at CBS News’ “60 Minutes”, and for Bill Moyers, Charlie Rose, and Fred Friendly at PBS. She has been published as a freelance journalist in “New York Magazine”, the “New York Times” Travel Section, “Radar”, “Salon”, “Harper’s Bazaar”, “Good Housekeeping”, “Ladies Home Journal”, “Talk”, “Brill’s Content”, “Parents”, the “New York Sun”, and more.
In Pogrebin’s book “Stars of David: Prominent Jews Talk About Being Jewish”, sixty-one of the most accomplished Jews in America speak intimately about how they feel about being Jewish. This book of vivid, personal portraits reveals how the experience of being Jewish is amplified by fame and also how the author’s evolving Jewish identity was changed by what she heard.
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