Ann Binlot is a New York-based writer who has covered a gamut of subjects, including foreign affairs, politics, fashion and art. Her work has appeared in publications such as TIME, Marie Claire, Newsweek, Economist, Interview, ARTnews and CBSNews.com. She holds a B.A. in Sociology from the University of California at Berkeley and an M.S. in Journalism from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.