By: E&P Staff
The Forward, America?s most influential Jewish weekly newspaper, is expanding its west coast coverage, and has opened a Los Angeles bureau.
Staff reporter Rebecca Spence will cover the Los Angeles Jewish population as well as politics, entertainment, local Jewish news and organizations.
Spence has been a staff writer at the Forward on two separate occasions from July 2006 to present and previously from 1998-99. She also has strong freelance writing experience for national magazines and newspapers, as regular contributor to ARTNews, as well as Art & Auction, Elle, New York Magazine and The New York Sun.
Spence received a BA from Barnard College, Columbia University in New York in 1998 and participated in the Overseas Student Program at Tel Aviv University.