Rebecca Soffer

Rebecca Soffer is cofounder and CEO of Modern Loss, which offers original essays, resources and community and which the New York Times hailed as “redefining mourning.” She is also coauthor of “Modern Loss: Candid Conversation About Grief. Beginners Welcome.” Rebecca is a former producer for the Peabody Award-winning “The Colbert Report.” Her writing has appeared in outlets including The New York Times, Marie Claire, Cosmopolitan and Refinery29 and she has presented at Chicago Ideas Week, Kripalu, The Commonwealth Club, and HBO. Rebecca holds a degree from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and lives in New York City with her husband and two children.

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