Pamela Druckerman‘s is an American journalist and author of the international bestseller Bringing Up Bébé: One American Mother Discovers the Wisdom of French Parenting, which has been (or is being) translated into 21 languages. She’s also a Contributing Opinion Writer for the International New York Times.
Pamela’s op-eds and articles have appeared in the Washington Post, The Guardian, the Financial Times, New York Magazine, Marie Claire, Vanity Fair France, and elsewhere. Her work has been featured on Good Morning America, the Today Show, National Public Radio, BBC Women’s Hour and Oprah.com, among many other news outlets. From 1997 to 2002 she was a staff reporter at The Wall Street Journal, based in Buenos Aires, São Paulo and New York.
Pamela speaks regularly to audiences in Europe and the United States. She holds a B.A. in philosophy from Colgate University; a Master of International Affairs from Columbia University; and has trained in improvisational comedy at the Upright Citizens Brigade. She has studied French, Spanish, Portuguese, Hebrew and Japanese, but makes no claim to speak any of these well. She lives in Paris.