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About the Author

susan silver
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Born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, trailblazing comedy writer and cultural commentator Susan Silverhas written for The Mary Tyler Moore ShowThe Bob Newhart Show, Maude, The Partridge Family andSquare Pegs.


She has appeared on CNN, HLN, Good Day NYand The TodayShow, and has written for The New York Timesand Refinery 29. She guests on many radio shows and Podcasts including “Growing Bolder.” 


Susan attended Northwestern University and graduated from UCLA, and has taught comedy at the Television Academy, and New School as well as lectured at the Paley Center, SCAD, and Brandeis University.


Her radio commentary “Susan Says” runs weekly on NPR’s WHDD, Robinhoodradio.

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