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Michele Lent Hirsch

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Writer. My book, INVISIBLE, on young women, health, & the pressure to seem fine, comes out 2018. Words @TheAtlantic @guardian @RattleMag @BLReview @stopandfrisk

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A weekly online contributor to Smithsonian magazine, a former editor at Psychology Today, and a former editor at Women Under Siege, Michele Lent Hirsch has also written for The Atlantic, the Bellevue Literary Review, Natural Health, and other publications. She is currently writing a book about ge...

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@Lent_Hirsch — 890 followers, 2,905 tweets

Nov 15, 2017

@beccabigwords Oh man, hi from long ago. How fun to see your name pop up! Excited to read your work

Nov 15, 2017

Yay for @jilnotjill's piece on Vivian Maier  https://www.thenation.com/article/pieces-of-vivian-maier/ ! I first came across Maier circa 2009 while googling something else entirely, got into her work, and am so excited to learn more

Nov 14, 2017

And thanks to @NBCNews for having me on a few nights back. I met some really kind TV news reporters. Here’s the clip  https://twitter.com/NBCNews/status/929514174027304967?s=17 

Nov 14, 2017

Thanks to @CurtisSliwa for interviewing me on @77WABCradio last night about cancer, 9/11, and my book

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Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yep.

What's your favorite social network?

I've never been on Facebook — gasp, I know! — so perhaps Twitter, though it has its shortcomings.

Why did you become a journalist?

For the writing, for the chance to talk to fascinating strangers, and for the hope of a slightly more just world. You know, the usual.