Melodie Winawer

Melodie Winawer is a physician-scientist and Associate Professor of Neurology at Columbia University. A graduate of Yale University, the University of Pennsylvania, and Columbia University with degrees in biological psychology, medicine, and epidemiology, she has published forty-seven nonfiction articles and book chapters. She is fluent in Spanish and French, literate in Latin, and has a passable knowledge of Italian. Dr. Winawer lives with her spouse and their three young children in Brooklyn, New York. The Scribe of Siena is her first novel.

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The Scribe of Siena


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Book club discussion and signing
8415 3rd Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11209
APR 26
1400 Years of Italian Food: A Culinary Journey
With food historian Francine Segan and Touchstone author Crystal King
1395 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10128
JUN 14