Linda Gradstein is an award–winning journalist who spent 20 years as the Jerusalem correspondent for NPR. She also teaches journalism at NYU-Tel Aviv.
Linda Gradstein is an award–winning journalist who spent 20 years as the Jerusalem correspondent for NPR. She writes for several publications including The Forward and the Jerusalem Report and teaches journalism at NYU-Tel Aviv. She lives in Jerusalem with her husband and four children.
Linda Gradstein appeared on a panel with Dror Moreh and Leon Wieseltier here at the DCJCC discussing the role of culture as a lens through which to explore Israel. Linda was insightful, smart, engaging and had a unique perspective in her keen ability to interpret what is happening on the ground in Israel for a sophisticated American audience.— Carole R. Zawatsky, CEO, Washington DC JCC, DC
Linda demonstrates an exceptional grasp of the political realities and challenges facing the Israelis and Palestinians. She has notable insights from her first-hand experiences and personal contacts from having served as an award-winning journalist in the region for many years. Year after year she is singled out by our highly-educated passengers as one of the highlights of the entire program.— Martin S. Karlin, Director - Product Development & Operations, Alumni Holidays International / AHI Travel, Israel Programs