About us

Emily’s bio:

Rabbi Emily Aviva Kapor is a radical transfeminist author and activist. Her rabbinic work focuses on creating innovative yet traditional Jewish law, liturgy, and ritual, in order to affirm trans* identities and experiences. As an autistic and Deaf person, she also works for acceptance and accessibility for people with visible and invisible disabilities. Her other projects include writing, playing chamber music, advocating for alternative education, and smashing systems of institutional oppression. You can visit her professional website at emilyaviva.com.

Emily’s introductory post: My record of surviving

Alexa’s introductory post: Introducing…the partner

Banner photo: Rainbow Bridge, Niagara Falls. New York is on the right; Ontario is on the left. Emily took this photo when we visited Niagara Falls on 15 October 2010. The full version is available under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 license.

Email: plantingrainbows@gmail.com