Here are the links to a few pieces I’ve published. The thread of identity runs through all three works. The last article focuses on how culture impacts body image.
Essay: Statue, The Common, July 2020
Essay: The Wrong Pair, Longreads, November 2018
Essay: Brown Girl With Bubblegum, Longreads, August 2018
Essay: I am not my Mother’s Cleaning Lady, Narratively.com, April 2018
Being Both was originally a talk I gave at a synogogue in New Jersey and, as you can guess from the title, deals with the condition of being a Biracial Jew.
Article: Eating Disorders and the Forces Behind the Cultural Drive for Thinness …
This article, the first piece I ever published, has a subtitle: Are African American Women Really Protected? This started as a grad school paper. See the related post from December 23.