Professor of English and Comparative Literature, Columbia University

Rachel is a writer and professor of English and Comparative literature at Columbia University, where she also directs the Center for the Study of Social Difference. Her most recent books are Raising Henry: A Memoir of Motherhood, Disability, and Discovery, and Keywords for Disability Studies (co-edited with Benjamin Reiss and David Serlin). Her essays and reviews have appeared in The New York Times, Washington Post, San Francisco Chronicle, Salon, The Hill, Pacific Standard, Public Books, and Los Angeles Review of Books.

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    Professor of English and Comparative Literature, Columbia University