Karen Houppert

KAREN HOUPPERT was a staff writer for The Village Voice for ten years, writing many cover stories on women and politics. She has contributed to a wide variety of publications, from Glamour, Redbook, and Self to Newsday, The Nation, and Salon. Her first book was The Curse,"" Houppert, a one time Air Force brat currently lives in Brooklyn with her family. "From the Hardcover edition."