Hanna Rosin Biography
Hanna Rosin is an American author and writer. She is the co-host of the NPR podcast Invisibilia alongside Alix Spiegel. She is also the co-founder of a women’s site named DoubleX which is connected to the online magazine Slate. Rosin currently writes for The Atlantic. She has also written for The New Yorker, GQ, New York, The Washington Post and The New Republic. Hanna is the author of God’s Harvard which was published in 2007 and The End of Men: And the Rise of Women published in 2012.
Hanna Rosin Age
Rosin was born in the year 1970. There is no specific month and date when she was born.
Hanna Rosin Family
Hanna was born in Israel to a Jewish family. She grew up in Queens where her father was a taxi driver. There is no much information about her mother and her siblings. Rosin went to Stuyvesant High School where she graduated from in 1987. While in high school she was active in debates and won many competitions with her partner David Coleman. After high school, she joined Stanford University.
Hanna Rosin And David Plotz | Hanna Rosin Marriage
Rosin is married to Atlas Obscura an online magazine and digital media company CEO David Plotz. There is no information about when the two got married and how long they have together. They live in Washington, D.C. with their three children.
Hanna Rosin Career
Hanna Rosin is a co-founder of Slate magazine’s DoubleX, a women’s site. Aside from this, she is also a writer for The Atlantic and has written for GQ, The Washington Post, The New Yorker and New York. Rosin began her career as a staff writer for The New Republic. She has also appeared on The Colbert Report on Comedy Central and The Daily Show. In 2003, actress Chloe Sevigny portrayed a character which was loosely about Rosin in the film Shattered Glass. The film was about Rosin’s colleague at The New Republic, Stephen Glass.
Hanna has also published a book The End of Men which is based on her 2010 Atlantic story. Rosin gave a Ted talk on the subject in 2010 where she details the emergence of women as a powerful force of the American workplace. For Rosin, this shifting economy has allowed women to use their most gendered stereotypical strengths to succeed. Before, Hanna specialized in writing about religious-political issues, in particular, the influence of evangelical Christians on the 2004 U.S. presidential campaign. Rosin is the author of God’s Harvard: A Christian College on a Mission to Save America, which was published in September 2007. The book is based on a New Yorker story and follows the lives of several young Christians at Patrick Henry College, a new evangelical institution that teaches its students to “lead the nation and shape the culture.”
In 2009, Hanna published a controversial article in The Atlantic an American magazine and multi-platform publisher, entitled “The Case Against Breast-Feeding”. she questioned whether the science in support of breastfeeding was conclusive and if the current social pressures in favor of breastfeeding were appropriate. She was nominated in 2009 for a National Magazine Award for “Boy’s Life”, a story about a young transgender girl. In 2010 Rossin won the award for her contribution to a package of stories in New York magazine about circumcision. Most of her stories have also been included in anthologies of Best American Magazine Writing 2009 and Best American Crime Reporting 2009. In 2012, 27th of February 27, Rosin wrote an article critical of the Berenstain Bears series of books and said “good riddance” to the beloved children’s author Jan Berenstain after he died. She received a negative public reaction to her use of the phrase “good riddance,” and had to issue an apology.
Hanna Rosin Bill Maher
Bill Maher got to interview Hanna Rossin. They got to talk about her book The End of Men: And the Rise of Women published in 2012.
Hanna Rosin Invisibilia
Together with Alix Spiegel, Hanna co-hosts NPR’s Invisibilia, a show about the unseen forces that control human behaviour—our ideas, assumptions, beliefs and thoughts. Invisibilia interweaves personal stories with the latest human behaviour and brain science. It ultimately makes you see your own life in a different way. In 2015 the show was nominated for a Peabody Award. Its excerpts are featured on the NPR News programs Morning Edition and All Things Considered and is also available as a podcast.
Hanna Rosin in the middle and Co-hosts Alix Spiegel and Lulu Miller
Hanna Rosin Books
Hanna is the author of three books. The following are books that Rossin has written:
- God’s Harvard: A Christian College on a Mission to Save America. Orlando: Harcourt, 2007.
- The End of Men: And the Rise of Women. New York, New York: Riverhead Books, 2012.
- The Patriarchy Is Dead: Feminists, accept it. Slate.com (Sept. 11, 2013).