About Bella DePaulo

Bella DePaulo (Ph.D., Harvard; Project Scientist, UC Santa Barbara), an expert on single life, is the author of several books, including Singled Out: How Singles Are Stereotyped, Stigmatized, and Ignored, and Still Live Happily Ever After and How We Live Now: Redefining Home and Family in the 21st Century. She also writes the “Living Single” blog for Psychology Today and the "Single at Heart" blog for PsychCentral. Dr. DePaulo has discussed singles and single life on radio and television, including NPR and CNN, and her work has been described in newspapers such as the New York Times, the Washington Post, the Wall Street Journal, and USA Today, and magazines such as Time, Atlantic, the Economist,  the Week, More, the Nation, Business Week, AARP Magazine, and Newsweek. She is also an expert on the psychology of lying and detecting lies, and has discussed that research on the Today Show, Good Morning America, Anderson Cooper 360, and Hardball with Chris Matthews. Bella DePaulo has also written for publications such as the New York Times, the Washington Post, the Guardian, Time magazine, Forbes, the Chronicle of Higher Education, and Quartz. In Kate Bolick's wildly popular cover story in the Atlantic, "All the single ladies," Bella DePaulo is described as “America’s foremost thinker and writer on the single experience.” She lives in the tiny beach town of Summerland, California. Visit Dr. DePaulo's website at www.BellaDePaulo.com.

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