Rachel Ida Buff
Rachel Ida Buff teaches in the history department at the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee. She edited Immigrant Rights in the Shadows of Citizenship (2008).

Written by Rachel Ida Buff

‘She was inspired and angry, ambitious and terrified in turns’. Photo by Linda Raymond/Getty

Essay/
Childhood and adolescence
The face she makes

Sadness, anger, disappointment: for once, I saw the perfect storm behind her mask of adolescent indifference

Rachel Ida Buff