Barbara Barnett is an author, writer, speaker, blogger, and educator. The author of Chasing Zebras: The Unofficial Guide to House, M.D. (ECW Press, 2010), Barbara is Co-Executive editor and Sr. Contributing TV/Film Editor of Blogcritics Magazine (published by Technorati Media).
She has written more than 600 articles on a wide range of topics from politics to pop culture, science to spirituality, travel to technology. In addition to Chasing Zebras, Barbara has contributed three chapters to a forthcoming book on spirituality and pregnancy, and consulted (and did some ghostwriting) on a forthcoming self-help medical book.
Barbara hosts a successful and very popular radio show on Blog Talk Radio called “Let’s Talk TV Live,” a discussion and interview show focussing (mostly) on primetime TV. To go along with the radio show, Barbara has started a TV-only Blog called Let’s Talk TV and developed an app so her fans don’t miss one post ro one minute of her show!
As a speaker, Barbara’s topic cover a wide variety of tasks from the “meta” world of Social Media (focused primarily on writers) to talks on spirituality and pop culture. She has spoken as such diverse venues as Limmud Chicago, MENSA, the Federation of Jewish Men’s Clubs International Convention, Chicago Women in Publishing, Midwest Writers Association and the University of Illinois.
Barbara is married with two brilliant children, and elderly (18 years old!) and a rabbit.
Representation for book or ghostwriting projects:
Sarah Jane Freymann Literary Agency
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New York NY 10023. Phone: (212)362-9277