Rachel Rear is a writer, teacher, actor, and sometime aerialist living in Brooklyn, NY. She earned her BA at Rutgers University, her MA at Teachers College, Columbia University, and her MFA at The New School. She has been published in the Los Angeles Times, the Washington Post, the Huffington Post, Crab Creek Review, Off The Coast Poetry Journal, and Ducts Webzine. She also hangs around Circus Warehouse in Queens, NY. Her first book, a true crime/memoir, will be published in February 2022 by Bloomsbury Publishing and Sphere UK. Follow her on Twitter @RaeRear.
Op-eds and Personal Essays:
THE SUNLIGHT PRESS
A PERSONAL AD UNANSWERED FOR TWENTY YEARS
MINE! A CELEBRATION OF LIBERTY AND FREEDOM FOR ALL BENEFITTING PLANNED PARENTHOOD
NOT ONE DEFINITION OF A WOMAN, ILLUSTRATED BY PHIL FOGLIO
HYDRA | CO-AUTHORED WITH JOHN P. MCENENY, PRODUCED BY PIPER THEATRE PRODUCTIONS
THE LIVING SERIES ONE-ACT FESTIVAL, JUNE 2010