The wife of Pulitzer Prize-winning writer,
She studied government and psychology at Wesleyan University and later earned her J.D. from Harvard Law School. She taught at the University of California-Berkeley's Law School for several years.
She published a controversial 2005 article ("Motherlove") that claimed that women should love their husbands more than their children.
She and her husband,
She was once a guest on Oprah Winfrey's talk show.