Deborah Feldman

Speaker Bio

Deborah Feldman

Deborah Feldman was born and raised in the Hasidic community of Williamsburg in Brooklyn, New York. She is the author of the NY Times Bestselling memoir UNORTHODOX: The Scandalous Rejection of My Hasidic Roots, from Simon and Schuster. Currently, she is working on another memoir, and collaborating with various NGOs and non-profits in efforts to establish a shelter for women like her. Deborah attended Sarah Lawrence College and lives in New York City with her son.

NECSS Appearances:
NECSS 2012