Rebecca Soffer is cofounder of Modern Loss, a publication and community centered on helping people move through the long arc of loss. She is also coauthor of the book Modern Loss: Candid Conversation About Grief. Beginners Welcome (Harper Wave, 2018), which The Cut named a best book on loss for a younger generation, and author of the forthcoming The Modern Loss Handbook (Running Press, 2021). Rebecca has been featured on CBS Sunday Morning and spoken nationally on loss and resilience at Chicago Ideas Week, HBO, Amazon and the Endwell Symposium. Her writing has appeared throughout media in outlets such as The New York Times, Marie Claire, and Cosmopolitan. Rebecca is a former producer for The Colbert Report and an alumna of the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.