Yael Kohen is a seasoned reporter and editor based in New York City. She is the author of We Killed: The Rise of Women in American Comedy, published October 2012 by Sarah Crichton Books, a division of Farrar, Straus & Giroux. She is a contributing editor at Marie Claire, where she covers issues core to working women, in addition to trends, books, and popular culture. Her byline has appeared in New York Magazine, The New York Daily News, The New York Sun, Salon and The Daily Beast. She is a graduate of the University of Michigan. We Killed is her first book.