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Events, Appearances, News & Media

April 29, 2014 at 8:20 pm

A discussion of The Boy Who Loved Anne Frank

Spring Book Club, hosted by The Sisterhood of Temple Emanuel of the Pascack Valley

87  Overlook Road, Woodcliff Lake, NJ


May 8, 2014 at 6:00 pm

Reading and discussion of The Unwitting

The Corner Bookstore

1313 Madison Avenue, at 92nd Street

New York, NY


July 17, 2014 at 1:15 pm

“Novelists and Their Research: Where They Find It, How They Use It, Do They Ever Play Fast and Loose With It: A Panel Discussion”

New York Public Library

Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street

New York, NY


October 7, 2014 at 6:30 pm

Talk and reading from The Unwitting

New York Society Library

53  East 79 Street

New York, NY


Essays, Columns, Articles


The Night Eleanor Roosevelt Became Eleanor Roosevelt, Short story broadcast on BBC Radio 4 (November, 2011)

Ellen Feldman: The Death and Birth of a Novel, John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation (2011)

War and peace…the American version, Features – Books, The Independent (October, 2011), The Spectator – Book Blog (October, 2011)

Love and Longing from the Front, WowOWow: The Women on the Web (August, 2011)

The Book Club Cookbook (August 2011)

Profiles: Ellen Feldman, The (July 2011)

“Scottsboro: The Musical and the Myth”, The Huffington Post (May 25, 2011 and November 15, 2010)

“Bush Marches Ahead into the Past”, The Huffington Post (August 14, 2008)

“McCain’s Race Ad”, The Huffington Post (August 4, 2008)

“Sexism in Hostile Acts and Careless Speech”,The Huffington Post (June 28, 2008)

“The Last Bastion of Acceptable Prejudice or Hey, Can’t You Take a Joke?”, The Huffington Post (June 13, 2008)

“What Hillary Should Have Learned from the Suffragists”, The Huffington Post (May 27, 2008)

“The Newly Discovered FDR-Lucy Mercer Correspondence”, The Huffington Post (May 9, 2008)

“Standing Sexual Politics on Its Head”, The Huffington Post (April 7, 2008)

“75 Years After Scottsboro Racial Profiling In Jury Selection Is Alive and Well”, The Huffington Post (March 30, 2008)

“Anne Frank In America”, American Heritage (February/March, 2005)

“Cosmetic Surgery Pioneers”, American Heritage (June/July 2004)

“FDR And His Women”, American Heritage (March 2003)

“Most Underrated and Overrated Roosevelt Women”, American Heritage (October 2002)

“Joyeux Halloween”, American Heritage (October 2001)

“Most Underrated and Overrated Ocean Liners”, American Heritage (September 2001)

“Till Divorce Do Us Part”, American Heritage (November 2000)

“The Perils Of Immortality”, American Heritage (July/August 2000)


Audio, Video


BBC World Service, Interview with Anna McNamee for The Strand

Ellen Feldman discusses Next to Love, on Gransnet, an online, real-time chat forum.

Loves and Perils of World War II: Ellen Feldman and historian Richard Snow discuss the struggles and rewards of writing about World War II. New York Society Library

National Public Radio Interview, The Diane Rehm Show from WAMU and NPR

“Ellen Feldman: In My World”, Untitled / Features

Live book chat,, “…one of the U.K.’s most popular and trend-setting blogs.” (Transcript)

RadioLitopia, “Ellen Feldman, The Next Best Thing to Love”


Scottsboro, Ellen Feldman and Ann Weisbarger discuss their Orange Prize shortlisted novels, Please search Ellen Feldman and Ann Weisgarber in conversation to view this video.

Scottsboro, The New York Society Library

The Boy Who Loved Anne Frank, Wadsworth Public Library