Staff Writer, New York Times Magazine; Truman Capote Fellow for Creative Writing and Law, Yale Law School
Emily Bazelon is a staff writer at The New York Times Magazine and the Truman Capote Fellow for Creative Writing and Law at Yale Law School. She is the author of the national best-seller Sticks and Stones: Defeating the Culture of Bullying and Rediscovering the Power of Character and Empathy. Previously, Bazelon was a writer and editor at Slate, where she co-founded the women’s section DoubleX and continues to co-host the Slate Political Gabfest weekly podcast. She has been a Soros media fellow, an editor and writer at Legal Affairs magazine, and a law clerk on the US Court of Appeals for the 1st Circuit.