Rachel is co-founder and editor of The Debutante, an interdisciplinary journal which explores the affinities, and tensions, of feminism and surrealism. She is driven to uncover the lesser-known works and lives of marginal surrealists. In 2018, she completed her Masters at Glasgow University in 'Modernities', and currently leads Communications for a charity in Scotland. Find Rachel on Twitter: @RachelAshenden, or email Rachel to collaborate: firstname.lastname@example.org.
On removing a postcard of Frida Kahlo from her wall, Rachel Ashenden began to reflect on past loves, the feelings postcards evoke and the liberation one can feel, even in lockdown, towards old relationships.