Nidra Poller (BA University of Wisconsin, MA Johns Hopkins University) is an American-born novelist living in Paris since 1972. Author of works in English and French, translator and, since 2000, journalist, she has published in a wide variety of media, including Commentary, The NY Sun, National Review Online, WSJE, Times of Israel /français, Midah, New English Review, Family Security Matters. Recent publications include Al Dura: Long Range Ballistic Myth and The Black Flag of Jihad Stalks la République. A chronicle, TheTroubled Dawn of the 21st Century, is scheduled for release in November 2016. This will be followed by a novel in French, Madonna Madonna (spring 2017).