Adrian Nicole LeBlancis a frequent contributor toThe New York Times Magazine.Her work has been published inThe New Yorker, Esquire, Elle, Spin, The Source, The Village Voice,and other magazines. She holds a B.A. in sociology from Smith College, a Master's of Philosophy and Modern Literature from Oxford University, a Master of Law Studies from Yale Law School, and is currently a Visiting Scholar at the New York University School of Journalism. She has also been the recipient of numerous awards, including a Bunting fellowship from Radcliffe, a MacDowell Colony residency, and a Soros Media Fellowship from the Open Society. Adrian Nicole LeBlanc lives in Manhattan.Random Familyis her first book.