Ru Freeman

Ru Freeman is a Sri Lankan writer whose political journalism and fiction has been published internationally. She lives in Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania.

Books by this Author

A Disobedient Girl


My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Take risks, overextend and always dress the part.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. Sula, in Toni Morrison's Sula.

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. loyalty, sisterhood, intellectual rigor.

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. Barack Obama

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. 'Hallelujah' (Leonard Cohen); 'Kiss Me' (Sixpence None The Richer); 'Forever Young' (Joan Baez); 'Like A Prayer' (Madonna); Malaika (Angelique Kidjo)

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