Ruth Andrew Ellenson Writer and Journalist

Ruth Andrew Ellenson is a writer whose work has appeared in the New York
Times, Los Angeles Times, and People magazine among other publications.
She received the National Jewish Book Award for the bestselling anthology The Modern Jewish Girl's Guide to Guilt (Plume). Her next book, on Jewish women and food, will be published by Algonquin in 2012. A graduate of Columbia University's MFA program, she lives in New York City.