Rachel Seelig is a freelance writer and lecturer who has published personal essays, as well as books and articles on modern Jewish literature and cultural history. Together with her husband, Erol Boran, she also writes children's books and publishes them under the imprint Lovely Books.
Since receiving her doctorate from the University of Chicago, Rachel has taught and held fellowships at Harvard, Columbia, University of Michigan, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and University of Toronto. She lives in Toronto with her husband and two children.