Susan Kushner Resnick

Susan Kushner Resnick
Visiting Lecturer in English
Office: 70 Brown St., Rm. 311
Phone: (401) 863-9454
Email: Susan_Resnick@brown.edu

Degrees
S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, Syracuse University, B.A. Magazine Journalism, 1985
Goucher College, MFA, Creative Nonfiction Writing, 2000

Research Interests
Truth vs. embellishment in creative nonfiction

Professional Accomplishments
Susan Kushner Resnick, a journalist with twenty-nine years of reporting to her credit, is the author of the New York Times bestselling YOU SAVED ME, TOO: What a Holocaust Survivor Taught Me about Living, Dying, Loving, Fighting, and Swearing in Yiddish, a memoir published in hardcover and ebook by Globe Pequot Press in October 2012 and in paperback in November 2013. She also wrote the first American memoir of postpartum depression, Sleepless Days and the nonfiction narrative Goodbye Wifes and Daughters, winner of a Montana Book Award, High Plains Literary Award and a gold medal from the Independent Publisher Book Awards. Her work has been published in The New York Times Magazine,Poets & WritersThe Huffington Post, The Boston GlobeParentsThe Writer, and the Michigan Quarterly Review among other publications.