Deborah Eisenberg

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Birthday
20, 1945
Birthplace
Winnetka, IL
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
20, 1945 (age 72)
Birthplace
Winnetka, IL

About

An Illinois-born author, she is best known for her 2007 work, Twilight of the Superheroes. In 2009, she was awarded a MacArthur Fellowship.

Before Fame

She worked as an editorial assistant at The New York Review of Books. She published her first short story collection, Transactions in a Foreign Currency, in 1986.

Trivia

She taught at Columbia University and the University of Virginia.

Family Life

She grew up in the suburbs of Chicago, Illinois. She is in a relationship with actor Wallace Shawn.

Associated With

She admired the work of author C.S. Lewis.