Dr. Allegra Goodman

Allegra Goodman is a prolific short story writer and author of six critically acclaimed novels. She holds a Ph.D. in English literature, but has long been surrounded by scientists and curious about their world. In her novel Intuition, she tells a story of betrayal in the quest for scientific truth, while exploring the politics and psychology of life in a research laboratory. A mother of four, she lives with her family in Cambridge, Massachusetts.