About the Author
Dorothy Gallagher was born and raised in New York City. She was a features editor for Redbook magazine before becoming a freelance writer whose work has been published in The New York Times Magazine, The New York Times Book Review, and Grand Street. Her works include her memoir, Life Stories; Hannah’s Daughters, an account of a six-generation matrilineal family; and All the Right Enemies, a biography of the Italian-American anarchist Carlo Tresca. She lives in New York.