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Emily Willingham
Writer, Freelance

Emily Willingham is an American writer. She is the co-author, with Tara Haelle, of The Informed Parent: A Science-Based Guide to Your Child's First Four Years (2016) and lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Written by Emily Willingham

Essay/
Gender and identity
The non-binary brain

Misogynists are fascinated by the idea that human brains are biologically male or female. But they’ve got the science wrong

Emily Willingham