Our Mothers’ War
is Emily Yellin’s first book. She has been a longtime
contributor to The New York Times. Her work
has also appeared in Time, Newsweek,
The International Herald Tribune and other
publications. In 2004, she contributed the chapter about
women to the WWII Memorial commemorative book, The
World War II Memorial: A Grateful Nation Remembers.
|photo by Birney Imes
Born in White Plains, New York, Emily
Yellin grew up in Memphis, Tennessee. She received a
B.A. in English literature from the University of Wisconsin
– Madison, and an M.S. in journalism from Northwestern
University. In the mid-1990s, she taught journalism
at The University of Memphis. She has also lived in
New York City, Chicago, Los Angeles and London, but
currently lives in Memphis, with her dog Layla Yellin.
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