Anneli Rufus

American journalist and author / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Anneli Rufus is an American journalist and author.[1]

Born in Los Angeles, California, and brought up in a Jewish household,[2] she first went to college in Santa Barbara, then to the University of California, Berkeley. Rufus earned an English degree and became a journalist. She has written for many publications, including, the San Francisco Chronicle and the Boston Globe.

Rufus is the author of many books, including The Scavengers' Manifesto (2009), The Farewell Chronicles: How We Really Respond to Death (2005) and Party of One: The Loners' Manifesto (2002).