Rachel Dangermond & Tin

Rachel E Dangermond


Rachel Dangermond is the author of the forthcoming book, The Elephant In The Playground, a memoir about a Spanish, Jewish mom raising an African American son in New Orleans. She is a facilitator with New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu’s Welcome Table, a race reconciliation initiative that began in 2013. After adopting her son in 2009, Dangermond created Transracial Parenting, a provocative blog and workshop on raising culturally competent children. Her work is published in the anthology New Orleans by New Orleans, Louisiana Life, City Business,, and She co-wrote Acoustics: Architecture, Engineering, the Environment (1998 William Stout Publisher)