Deborah Feldman




Deborah Feldman was born and raised in the Hasidic community of Satmar in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

She is the author of the New York Times Bestselling memoir, UNORTHODOX: The Scandalous Rejection of My Hasidic Roots (Simon and Schuster, 2012) and EXODUS, a memoir of post-religious alienation and identity (Blue Rider Press, 03/2014.) 

Deborah attended Sarah Lawrence College and lives in New England with her son, where she is currently at work on her third book.