Intro to the Sitcom
Advanced Television Writing
Bachelor of Arts, Princeton University
Master of Fine Arts, Columbia University
Robin began her career as a comic and sitcom writer, working with Al Franken, Joan Cusack and Dan Aykroyd, and was head writer (and on-air sidekick!) for a teen girl game show. She’s published 13 children’s books with Scholastic and Chronicle Books, co-authored the novel, Shaking Her Assets
, and has freelanced for the New York Times, Marie Claire, Glamour as well as other publications. A contributor to This American Life on NPR, she’s also currently writing video games for various developers. Her nonfiction legal guide book, So Sue Me, Jackass!: Avoiding Legal Pitfalls That Can Come Back To Bite You at Work, at Home and at Play
, was published by Plume in Sept ’09, and her YA novel, God is in the Pancakes
, was published by Dial in May, 2010.