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Meet Emily Rapp Black
“I have never had an expectation of privacy,” says Gotham instructor and memoirist, Emily Rapp Black. “People have asked me personal questions about my body my whole life and I used to, as a kid, answer them, but now of course I don’t. I just say ‘I wrote a book. Read that.’”Read More View All
The instructor is a master of her craft. Her understanding and insightfulness, combined with her vast knowledge, made this the most enjoyable writing class I have ever taken.
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