Dana Schwartz Biography
This is what you need to know about Dana Schwartz, the American author, and journalist. Previously, Schwartz was a correspondent at Entertainment Weekly. She has also authored three books.
Dana Schwartz Age
Schwartz was born in 1993 in the United States. She is 26 years old as of 2019.
Dana Schwartz Husband
Unlike her career, Schwartz has managed to keep her personal life away from the public eye making it difficult to know whether she is married, engaged or in a relationship. This information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Dana Schwartz Net Worth
Schwartz has a net worth of $1 Million U.S dollars. Her career as a writer is the primary source of her income.
Dana Schwartz Education
Schwartz went to Brown University on public policy and a pre-medical course but ultimately decided to become a writer. She was a Presidential Scholar.
Dana Schwartz Career
Schwartz became popular while an undergraduate and attracted attention by setting up two parodic Twitter profiles, “GuyInYourMFA” parodying pretentious and patronizing aspiring writers, and “DystopianYA” parodying young adult fiction such as The Hunger Games series set in a dystopian future, both of which became popular with readers.
Her success on Twitter helped launch her career in writing and publishing. In 2016, she was named one of the hundred most influential people in Brooklyn culture by Brooklyn Magazine.
While working as a writer at the New York Observer, Schwartz wrote an open letter to her employer Jared Kushner criticizing his father-in-law Donald Trump’s posting content from anti-Semitic sources on his Twitter feed, to which Kushner wrote a similar open letter in response.
Schwartz is the creator and host of the podcast Noble Blood, which focuses on stories from the lives of historical royals. Noble Blood debuted at No.1 on the iTunes podcast charts and has remained in the Top 100 since its release.
Dana Schwartz Books
And We’re Off
Dana Schwartz has published three books. In May 2017, she published her first book, And We’re Off. It was named one of the best books of the year by Seventeen Magazine, and Vulture listed it as one of the 10 best YA books of 2017.
Choose Your Own Disaster
In June 2018, Schwartz’s memoir, entitled Choose Your Own Disaster, was released.
The White Man’s Guide to White Male Writers of the Western Canon
A book narrated by the “GuyInYourMFA” Twitter account character, with illustrations by New Yorker cartoonist Jason Adam Katzenstein, was released in November 2019.
Anatomy, A Love Story
Schwartz announced her fourth book, Anatomy, A Love Story, which will be published in 2021.