Summary: author of novels that relentlessly analyzed educated women amid the fear and freedom of social and sexual revolutions, including the hugely successful 1975 novel Looking for Mr. Goodbar, which was made into an Oscar-nominated movie starring Diane Keaton and Tuesday Weld.
Cause of Death: Leukemia
Born: March 31, 1935
Died: August 9, 2005
Location: New York City, New York