Individual Author Record
Name: Laurie Kaye AbrahamPen Name: Laurie Kaye Abraham, Laurie Abraham Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction Born: in Cleveland, Ohio Sites:
Illinois ConnectionAbraham is a former reporter for the ''Chicago Reporter'' and received her bachelor's and master's degrees in journalism from Northwestern University.
Biographical and Professional InformationLaurie Kaye Abraham is a freelance writer and is currently a senior editor at ''ELLE'' magazine. Abraham began her career at ''American Medical News'' in the late 1980s and then moved to ''The Chicago Reporter'' to work as an investigative reporter. She has written for the'' New York Times Magazine'', ''New York'' magazine, ''ELLE'', ''Mother Jones'', ''Health'', ''Salon'', among many other publications and has also been the features editor at ''Mirabella'' magazine. Abraham has been featured on programs including ''The Today Show'', NPR’s ''Fresh Air'', ''Larry King Live'', and ''Anderson Cooper: 360''.
*''Mama Might Be Better Off Dead: The Failure of Health Care in Urban America'', University of Chicago Press, 1994*''The Husbands and Wives Club: A Year in the Life of a Couples Therapy Group'', Touchstone, 2010