Emily Bazelon

Senior Research Scholar in Law


Emily Bazelon is a Senior Research Scholar in Law. She is also a staff writer at the New York Times Magazine and author of the national bestseller Sticks and Stones: Defeating the Culture of Bullying and Rediscovering the Power of Character and Empathy.

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Contact Information


Yale Law School

P.O. Box 208215

New Haven, CT 06520

Education & Curriculum Vitae


J.D., Yale Law School, 2000

B.A., Yale University, 1993

Courses Taught


  • Professional Ethics, Public Interest and the Media

Emily Bazelon is a Senior Research Scholar in Law. She is also a staff writer at the New York Times Magazine and author of the national bestseller Sticks and Stones: Defeating the Culture of Bullying and Rediscovering the Power of Character and Empathy. Before joining the Times, Bazelon worked for nine years as a senior editor at Slate. She has been a Soros media fellow, an editor and writer at Legal Affairs magazine, and a law clerk on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit. She is a frequent guest on the Colbert Report and NPR's Here and Now. Bazelon is a graduate of Yale College and Yale Law School.