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Anita Diamant

Boston area
Writer, best known for novels The Red Tent and Boston Girl.  Anita Diamant’s writing career began in Boston in 1975. As a freelance journalist, she contributed to local magazines and newspapers, including the Boston Phoenix, the Boston Globe, and Boston Magazine, branching out into regional and national media, with articles in New England Monthly, Yankee, Self, Parenting, Parents, McCalls, She is the author of six books about contemporary Jewish practice and five novels. She writes an occasional poem and song lyric.