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Meryl Gordon

Professor | Magazine and Digital Storytelling Director

Meryl Gordon is an award-winning journalist who has written for New York Magazine, Vanity Fair, The New York Times Book Review and Town & Country. She is the author of three bestselling biographies: “Bunny Mellon:  The Life of An American Style Legend,” “The Phantom of Fifth Avenue: The Mysterious Life and Scandalous Death of Heiress Huguette Clark,” and “Mrs. Astor Regrets: The Hidden Betrayals of a Family Beyond Reproach.” Her biography on the diplomat/hostess Perle Mesta will be published in 2024.

She has written about true crime, politics, government, food, fashion, celebrities and the arts. Meryl has primarily worked for magazines and newspapers but has also held jobs in radio and television.