Next Letter in the Mail: Hillary Brenhouse


We’re getting ready to send our next Letter in the Mail, and it’s from Hillary Brenhouse! Hillary writes to us about “carving out spaces for love and hope and silence and [our] own sanity,” and about the transformative experience of participating in women’s circles.

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Hillary Brenhouse is a writer focused on women’s issues; co-editor-in-chief of Guernica, the award-winning magazine of global art and politics; and a senior editor for the Guardian. Her work has appeared in the New Yorker online, TIME, the Daily Beast, the New York TimesThe Oxford AmericanSlate, and on PRI’s “The World,” among others. She has also edited multiple books of essays and journalism. You can find her on Twitter here.


Photograph of Hillary Brenhouse © Benoit Paillé.