Ruth Andrew Ellenson




Ruth Andrew Ellenson is a journalist, writer and editor with an extensive background in editorial consulting, public speaking, deadline journalism and online multimedia content development.   She received the National Jewish Book Award for her anthology The Modern Jewish Girl’s Guide to Guilt, which made several bestseller lists, including the Los Angeles Times, and was selected by Hadassah as a featured book club selection. Her journalism has been featured in The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, People, Forward, among other publications. She received her MFA from Columbia University.




Selected Publications

New York Times

Los Angeles Times



Jewish Journal

Jewish Week

Jewish Woman Magazine




Selected Links


Library Thing

Harry Walker Agency

Amster Literary Agency





Speaking Agent

Ann Shavrick

Harry Walker Agency



Literary Agent

Betsy Amster

Amster Literary Agency