Maggie Scarf


Scarf is a writer with two children’s books and five adult books and numerous articles most notably in the New York Times MagazineThe New Republic, and The Atlantic Monthly to her credit. She is a visiting fellow at Yale’s Whitney Humanities Center and a fellow of Jonathan Edwards College. She has received several awards and fellowships including a Ford Foundation Fellowship, a Neiman Journalism Fellowship at Harvard, a fellowship at the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University, an Alicia Patterson Foundation Fellowship and a multi-year grant from the Smith Richardson Foundation. Her writing has been honored with awards from the American Psychological Foundation, the Connecticut Psychological Association, the American Psychiatric Association, and the New York State Society of Clinical Social Workers. There is so much more at: