Memoirs and Autobiographies By Alums

Jean HASTINGS Ardell ’60
Making My Pitch: A Woman's Baseball Odyssey (2017)
Breaking into Baseball: Women and the National Pastime (2005)

Ilene Edelstein Beckerman '53
The Smartest Woman I Know (2011)
Makeovers at the Beauty Counter of Happiness (2005)
Mother of the Bride: The Dream, The Reality, The Search for a Perfect Dress (2000)
What We Do For Love (1997)
Love, Loss and What I Wore (1995)

Rafe Bartholomew ‘00 (see also Non-Fiction)
Two and Two: McSorley's, My Dad, and Me (2017)

Robert Berk ‘16 (see also Nonfiction)
Why Wait?: How I Jump-Started My Entrepreneurial Journey Before Graduating into a Covid-19 World - And How You Can, Too! (2020)

Hortense Calisher '28 (see also Fiction) 
Tattoo for a Slave (2004)
Herself (1972)

Sylvia DYM Cole '32
Remembering the Bough of Summer and the Winter Branch (2006)
The Facts on File Dictionary of Modern Allusions (2001)

Corinne Demas '64 (see also Fiction & Poetry)
Eleven Stories High: Growing Up in Stuyvesant Town, 1948-1968 (2000)

Diane di Prima '51 (see also Fiction & Poetry)
Recollections of My Life as a Woman: The New York Years (2001)
Memoirs of a Beatnik (1968)

Doris Friedensohn ’54
Eating as I Go: Scenes from America and Abroad (2006)

Helen Epstein (see also Non-Fiction)
Franci's War (2020) (Editor)
The Long Half-Lives of Love and Trauma
Where She Came From: A Daughter's Search for her Mother's History (1997)
Joseph Papp: An American Life (1994)

Deanna Fei ‘95
Girl in Glass: Dispatches from the Edge of Life (2016)
A Thread of Sky (2010)

Sari Gilbert '59
Designing Gamified Systems: Meaningful Play in Interactive Entertainment, Marketing and Education (2015)
My Home Sweet Rome: Living (and loving) in the Eternal City (2014)

Gloria BERNSTEIN Glantz ’57
From Home to Home to Home: The Courageous Rescue of a Hidden Child (2018)

Beth JACKENDOFF Harpaz ’77 (see also Non-Fiction)
13 Is the New 18 (2009)
Finding Annie Farrell (2004)

Susan TESTA Hawkshaw ’64
Aldo Parisot, the Cellist: The Importance of the Circle (Lives in Music) (2018)

Bernadine Healy '62
Living Time: Faith and Facts to Transform Your Cancer Journey (2007)
A New Prescription for Women's Health: Getting the Best Medical Care in a Man's World (1995)

Dorothy Henderson Jan. ‘41
On Blockade: The Memoirs of Civil War Seaman, Alexander Henderson (2016)

Robbie (Roberta) Pfeufer KAHN '59
Milk Teeth, A Memoir of a Woman and Her Dog (2008)

Eve KANNER Kugler, Jan. ’49 (with Mia Kanner)
Shattered Crystals (Holocaust Diaries) (1997)

Barbara METSKY Kretchmar ’60 (See also Non-Fiction)
Widows – Our Words & Ways (2019)

Greg Lichtenberg '84
Playing Catch With My Mother; Coming to Manhood When All the Rules Have Changed (2001)

Audre Lorde ’51 (see also Poetry)
The Cancer Journals (1980)

Judith Matloff '76 (See also Non-Fiction)
The War is in the Mountains: Violence in the World's High Places (2017)
No Friends But the Mountains: Dispatches from the World's Violent Highlands 
Home Girl: Building a Dream House on a Lawless Block
Fragments of a Forgotten War (1997)

Emily WALTER Mikulewicz '58
Carrying On: A Somewhat Geriatric Love Affair (2008)

Nancy KIPNIS Miller '57 (see also Non-Fiction)
My Brilliant Friends: Our Lives in Feminism (2019)
Breathless: An American in Paris (2013) 
What They Saved: Pieces of a Jewish Past (2011)

Susan Robeson '71
Grandpa Stops a War (2019)

Lona Rubenstein '50
Getting Back in the Game...(2006)

Susan Schulman '62 (see also Nonfiction)
Backstage Pass to Broadway: More True Tales of a Theatre Press Agent (2018)
Backstage Pass to Broadway: True Tales from a Theatre Press Agent (2013)

Deborah Tannen '62, Ph.D. (see also Nonfiction)
Finding My Father - His Century-Long Journey from World War I Warsaw and My Quest to Follow (2020)

Lyla BLAKE Ward, Jan. '46
Broadway, Schrafft’s and Seeded Rye – Growing Up Slightly Jewish on the Upper West Side (2016)
How to Succeed at Aging Without Really Dying (2010)

Roslyn Willett '40
A little work, A little play ...: Stories of American Men (2016)