German author, intellectual, and media personality who contributed to cultural programs and news commentary around Germany.
She studied journalism in Munich and then began hosting Live aus dem Alabama, a weekly youth-oriented TV talk show.
Outside of her work in the media, she founded a consulting company to train business and media professionals in media image and presentation.
She was born in Germany.
Gore Vidal, the acclaimed author and playwright, was another public intellectual – perhaps the American version of Michaela.