Susannah Breslin

Art Discipline: 
Burbank, CA
United States
Dates of Residence: 
Nov 18, 2024 to Dec 6, 2024

Susannah Breslin is an investigative journalist and the author of Data Baby: My Life in a Psychological Experiment, an acclaimed memoir about her 30-year tenure as a research subject in a groundbreaking University of California, Berkeley longitudinal study that sought to predict who over 100 Berkeley kids, including her, would grow up to be. In a starred review, Publishers Weekly called it “a fascinating debut memoir” and “gripping stuff.” Her writing has appeared in The Atlantic, Slate, and The Daily Beast, among other outlets. She is also the author of a short story collection: You're a Bad Man, Aren't You? Currently, she is working on a novel set in the San Fernando Valley.