Daphne Merkin

Daphne Merkin is the author of a novel, Enchantment , which won the Edward Lewis Wallant award for best new work of American-Jewish fiction, and an essay collection, Dreaming of Hitler . She has written essays and reviews for publications that include American Scholar , the New York Times , where she is a regular contributor to the Book Review , the Los Angeles Times Book Review , Elle , and Vogue.