Judy Batalion


Judy Batalion was a columnist for the New York Times' Motherlode blog where she chronicled her daughter's preschool admissions process. Her first book "White Walls: A Memoir of Motherhood, Daughterhood and the Mess in Between" will be published by Penguin in January 2016. Judy writes about parenting, intimacy, mental health, art, religion and culture for a wide variety of publications. She holds a BA from Harvard and a PhD from the Courtauld Institute, University of London. Originally from Canada, Judy lives with her husband and two daughters in New York City. Find her at www.judybatalion.com or @judybatalion.