Joselin Linder is a regular contributor to the New York Post, whose work has also been featured on “This American Life” and “Morning Edition.” She spoke at the TEDX GOWANUS event in Brooklyn in 2014, presenting for the first time on the subject of her family gene and the deadly illness to which it leads. Exclusive to just fourteen people, the story of the gene is the basis of her book, The Family Gene.
In her own words: “I write about tragedy with humor because it’s palatable and entertaining. Your chances of being heard increase. And the chance people will continue to listen to you increases as well.”
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