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Dorrit Corwin

2017-2018 Rising Voices Fellow Dorrit Corwin
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Dorrit Corwin, 2017-2018 Rising Voices Fellow

Dorrit Corwin is a junior at Marlborough School in Los Angeles, California, where she explores her passions for writing, foreign languages, philanthropy, feminism, and singing. At her temple, she enjoys leading her congregation in prayer as a junior cantor. In her free time she watches sitcoms, eats an abundance of avocados, attends concerts with friends, and takes photographs to commemorate her travels as well as her everyday life.

Blog posts

Image of Carole King, 2008

Tribute to a Natural Woman

Carole King has been a constant source of inspiration and fascination to me since I first listened to “You’ve Got a Friend” in second grade and was entranced by the live performance of Beautiful in Los Angeles. As a young Jewish girl hoping to one day pursue music journalism, I have learned many lessons from King as both an artist and as a strong, independent female.

Drawing of Charlotte Bronte

When Brontë Gave Me Wings

Since seventh grade, I’ve been a proud member of a school community that pushes girls to reach their full potential and encourages them to become feminists from the day they step foot on campus. Given who we are as an institution and as a community, it isn’t surprising that after analyzing the book of Genesis from a secular perspective, eighth graders then tackle Charlotte Brontë’s Jane Eyre.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Dorrit Corwin." (Viewed on December 17, 2017) <https://jwa.org/blog/author/dorrit-corwin>.

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