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Rachel Weissman

Rachel-WeissmanRachel Weissman believes in enlightened sublimation and its power to save us. Ergo, she’s writing a memoir of her father, a bohemian artist from New York City, who had gender reassignment surgery in 1979. Last year Rachel published “I Want You,” a Pushcart-nominated essay on her father in Epiphany magazine. Her journalism has appeared in the New York Times, Audubon, OnEarth, Entertainment Weekly, the New York Observer, and the Phoenicia Times.