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At Last Back at Sundance, Filled with Rocky Relationships and Glorious Writers: Dramas about couples (“Cat Person”) and families (“A Thousand and One”) tackle complex lives; documentaries on Judy Blume and Nikki Giovanni entertain.
The New York Times, January 27, 2023, by Manohla Dargis

Judy Blume Forever
Jezebel, January 2023

Judy Blume Forever Review – Sundance 2023
HEYUGUYS, January 23, 2023, by Ty Cooper

Everything We Know About Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret
Glamour, January 12, 2023, by Sam Reed

Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret’ Trailer Brings Judy Blume’s Beloved Novel to Life
Variety, January 12, 2023, by Wilson Chapman

Did a Fourth Grader Write This? Or the New Chatbot?Don’t be surprised if you can’t always tell. Neither could a fourth-grade teacher — or Judy Blume.
The New York Times, December 26, 2022, by Claire Cain MillerAdam PlayfordLarry Buchanan and Aaron Krolik

Netflix Orders Series of Judy Blume’s Forever from Mara Brock Akil
Variety, November 10, 2022, by Joe Otterson

I’ve Got It! Judy Blume Tells the Story of Her First Period
Lit Hub (Excerpted from Our Red Book: Intimate Histories of Periods, Growing & Changing, gathered by Rachel Kauder Nalebuff), November 2, 2022

The Essential Judy Blume
The New York Times, September 14, 2022, by Elisabeth Egan

The A List: Things Judy Blume Suggests Doing Now​
AARP, August 11, 2022, as told to Judith Newman

The Russo Brothers to Produce Animated “Superfudge” Movie at Disney+
The Wrap, February 7, 2022, by Andi Ortiz

Welcome to Judy Blume’s Key West: You can build an entire vacation around a bookstore like hers.
The Boston Globe, February 3, 2022, by Meredith Goldstein

Sex Rules: Real Talk with Jami Attenberg and Judy Blume
Key West Literary Seminar – Event Coverage, January 7, 2022, by Kristie Camp

After 46 years, Judy Blume’s Forever is becoming an audiobook
Entertainment Weekly (, August 16, 2021

A Guide to Key West’s Unkitschy Side: Author Judy Blume and three other in-the-know locals share their favorite spots—from hidden beaches to roof gardens—well beyond the tourist traps of Florida’s fabled playground
The Wall Street Journal, April 14, 2021, by David Farley

Author Judy Blume: “There Is Hope” After Husband’s Diagnosis
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (, June 1, 2021, by PanCAN Guest Contributor Judy Blume

‘It took 50 years to sell it’: Judy Blume on her most famous book becoming a film
The Sydney Morning Herald, April 23, 2021, by Melanie Kembrey

Are You There, Judy Blume? It’s Us, the Generation of Writers You Inspired
Glamour,  International Women’s Day – March 11, 2021, by Jenny Singer

Rachel McAdams and Abby Ryder Fortson join the Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret movie
Entertainment Weekly (, February 19, 2021, by Seija Rankin

Judy Blume’s Strange Tale of How She Got the COVID Vaccine in Florida
Slate, January 19, 2020, by Heather Schwedel

Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret is 50 (and still fabulous)
Entertainment Weekly (, October 1, 2020, by Kristen Baldwin

NYU 2020 Changemakers of the Year (2020): Judy Blume (Steinhardt ’61)
NYU Alumni Magazine, October/Fall Issue 2020

Judy Blume on Margaret Turning 50, Writing, Bookselling and her Superpower
Shelf Awareness, September 15, 2020, by Jennifer M. Brown

Judy Blume’s teen classic Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret turns 50
The Jerusalem Post, August 2, 2020 by Zachary Keyser

BookExpo Children’s Dinner Speakers Emphasize Finding One’s Voice
Publishers Weekly, May 29, 2020, by Clare Kirch

BookExpo 2020: In Full Blume
Publishers Weekly, May 27, 2020, by Alex Green

Curtis Sittenfeld and Judy Blume Discuss Hillary Clinton’s life without Bill
Interview Magazine, May 20, 2020, by Judy Blume

At 28, Judy Blume Was A Housewife With Secret Dreams Of Being A Writer
Bustle, April 23, 2020, by Samantha Leach

An Incomplete But Amusing Survey of Judy Blume References in Pop Culture: Are You There Judy? It’s, Well, Everyone
Literary Hub, February 12, 2020, by Emily Temple

Dick Jackson Remembered
Publishers Weekly, October 17, 2019, by Judy Blume et al.

Richard Jackson, Who Had an Ear for Children’s Books, Dies at 84
As an editor he championed writers, like Judy Blume, who changed the landscape of literature for young people. He later became a writer himself.
New York Times, October 13, 2019, by Neil Genzlinger

Talking about ‘Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret’ and more with Judy Blume
Chicago Tribune, September 11, 2018, by Heidi Stevens

Judy Blume Celebrates Her 80th Birthday At Work In Key West
WLRN, February 12, 2018, by Alicia Zuckerman

Why Judy Blume Matters
The Huffington Post, February 12, 2018, by Amanda Palmer

Amanda Palmer Explains the Story Behind Her New Video Celebrating Judy Blume’s 80th Birthday
Slate, February 12, 2018, by Marissa Martinelli

Celebrating Judy Blume—Her Work and Impact—on Her 80th Birthday
School Library Journal, February 5, 2018 by Kara Yorio

What Judy Blume Can Teach You Today About Writing and Life
InStyle, December 14, 2017, by Mari Kasanuki

Judy Blume archive strengthens Beinecke’s young adult collections
Yale University News, October 10, 2017, by Michael Morand

Judy Blume To Receive Lifetime Achievement Award From American Academy Of Arts And Letters
Bustle, April 12, 2017, by Kristian Wilson

Judy Blume remembers: NJ, books and childhood
USA Today-app., September 26, 2016, by Kelly-Jane Cotter

Time & Place: Judy Blume Reminisces About Her Childhood Home
The Sunday Times UK, September 18, 2016, by Hugh Graham

Plume: Judy Blume’s Life of Books
Flamingo, August 25, 2016

10-Minute Writer’s Workshop: Judy Blume
New Hampshire Public Radio, July 27, 2016, by Sara Plourde

Judy Blume and Key West: Writer’s haven becomes forever home
The Key West Citizen: Keys Style, June 12, 2016, by Kay Harris

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