Alla Borisova-Linetskaya is an editor and author. Born and educated in Leningrad she pursued her professional career in St. Petersburg, Russia, where she worked as an editor, journalist, and columnist at the city’s major newspapers. Her writing appeared on the site Jewish.ru and the popular blogs Echo Moscow and Snob. In 2002, she served as a Visiting Research Fellow at the Department of Journalism of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Alla was a long-time editor of the Russian-language Israeli website ReLevant. Presently, she writes for the Israeli website Detaly.