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Rebecca Worby

Rebecca Worby's work has appeared in Pacific Standard, Salon, Orion, Guernica, Catapult, and elsewhere. She received her MFA in creative nonfiction from Columbia University.
On a Friday afternoon late last August, Brooklyn-based artist James Leonard installed his Tent of Casually Observed Phenologies in a small room at Collar Works, an art space in Troy, New York. Starting around 5 PM, people of all ages trickled into the reclaimed warehouse for the evening’s opening. Small children darted around, their shrieks echoing across the concrete floors, while their parents talked; small groups ranging from 20-somethings to retirees clustered around the...