About

A former reporter for the San Francisco Chronicle and Sacramento Bee, Ilana is author of Where Girls Come First: The Rise, Fall and Surprising Revival of Girls' Schools, (Tarcher/Penguin 2004). She's an alum of the Community of Writers (formerly called the Squaw Valley Community of Writers) and writes an occasional blog at http://midlifebatmitzvah.wordpress.com. She is currently working on fiction.

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