Margaret Talbot Biography
Margaret Talbot is a famous American journalist currently working as a Staff Writer for The New Yorker based in Washington since 2004. Prior to joining The New Yorker, she worked as Contributing Writer for the New York Times magazine from 1999 to 2003. In addition, she is co-author of By the Light of Burning Dreams alongside her brother David Talbot.
Margaret Talbot Age
Margaret Talbot was born in 1962 in Los Angeles, California, in the United States. She is 60 years old.
Margaret Talbot Height
Margaret stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches tall (Approx 1.68 m).
Margaret Talbot Family
Margaret was born to her hardworking and caring father and mother in Los Angeles, California, in the United States of America. She is the proud daughter of Lyle Talbot, who was a doyen Warner Bros actor, and Margaret Epple. Moreover, Margaret has one sister Cynthia Talbot and two brothers, Stephen Talbot who works as a public Tv documentary producer, and David Talbot who is an author. In addition, she has a nephew Joe Talbot who works as a filmmaker in America.
Margaret Talbot Husband
She is blissfully hitched to her handsome husband called Arthur Allen, an editor at Kaiser Health News. He graduated with an AB in development studies from the University of California, Berkeley in 1981. Margaret and Arthur are blessed with two children a son and a daughter.
Margaret Talbot Education
She attained her high diploma from North Hollywood high school. Later, Margaret enrolled at the University of California, Berkeley where she graduated with her bachelor’s degree. Moreover, she holds a master’s degree in History from Harvard University.
Margaret Talbot Salary
She pockets a desirable salary of $81,540 annually. This is in accordance with The New Yorker Staff Writers’ salaries.
Margaret Talbot Net Worth
Margaret Talbot has over the years earned a decent fortune and has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million.
Margaret Talbot Career
She is currently working as a Staff Writer for The New Yorker based in Washington since 2004. She worked as a regular panelist on the Slate podcast called “The DoubleX Gabfest”. As a writer, Margaret had written some articles for The Atlantic Monthly, The New Republic, and The New York Times Magazine.
Prior to joining The New Yorker, she worked as Contributing Writer for the New York Times magazine from 1999 to 2003. In addition, she served as a former Senior Fellow at the New America Foundation. Before, she joined The New Republic family in 1995, serving as an Executive Editor and later elevated to Senior Editor working for four years. Furthermore, she is one of the founding editors of Lingua Franca and she received the 1999 Whiting Writer’s Award.