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Leah Nanako Winkler

Leah Nanako Winkler is a playwright. You can learn more about her at www.leahwinkler.org. 

In Mariah MacCarthy’s World, “Weirdos” Take the Lead

These were women who weren’t close to my age, and I think they didn’t have a choice in the matter. And my adoption was very much a choice. They were really angry with me that I was presenting my experience with a sense of humor. Even though it’s very, very clear in the clips that I was devastated by it.


The Brooklyn Rail

JUL-AUG 2020

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