Jessica Handler Author Media KitAuthor Media Kit

Complete Jessica Handler Author Media Kit (PDF includes bio, info about Jessica’s books and workshops, and her essay “On the Pain Scale”)

Jessica Handler Bio (PDF)

Braving the Fire One Pager (PDF)

Books by Jessica Handler One Pager (PDF)

Workshops by Jessica Handler One Pager (PDF)

Jessica Handler High-Resolution Color Author Photo (Photo Credit: Beth Lilly)

In Print and Online

Interview with Megan Devine on The Manifest-station, September, 2015

On Endings in Memoir, courtesy of Michael Steinberg’s blog, April, 2015.

Novelist Caroline Leavitt interviews Jessica Handler, February 2014

Review of Braving the Fire in Brevity Magazine, January 2014

“Interview with Jessica Handler” The Practicing Writer

Braving the Fire in Buckhaven Lifestyle MagazineAuthor Wants to Help Others,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution, December, 2013

“Award Winning Author is Back With A Road Map…” Atlanta InTown, December, 2013

Hot Type, Vanity Fair, December 2013

Page Turners: Books from the Heart and for the Heart, Buckhaven Lifestyle, December 2013

HGTV “Front Door” column, October 9, 2013

Interview with Jessica Handler, Run To The Roundhouse, Nellie, Summer 2013, by Katharine Weber

Belles, Books, and Candor, Vanity Fair, February 2011



Jessica Handler on Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters’ talk show, “AIB Presents: Navigating Grief,” May 14, 2014. (TRT 28:00)

Jessica Handler reads from Braving the Fire, Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance (SIBA), September 2013

Five Questions for Jessica Handler, Atlanta’s Bound to Be Read Books, 2009


Dear Sugars Podcast with Cheryl Strayed and Steve Almond, the New York Times, November, 2017. “The Empty Chair.”

GPB’s “Two Way Street,” In Conversation with Bill Nigut, October, 2016.

WABE-FM’s Page-Turner’s series, with Kate Sweeney. May, 2015

Author talk (podcast), The Chattahoochee Review Guest Author series, January 23, 2015

Writing Through Grief, with Author Jessica Handler, The Amy Beth Arkawy Show, BlogTalk Radio, 2013