Rachel Matlow

Rachel (they/them) is a freelance audio producer, story editor, and writer from Toronto.

They were a long-time producer on the CBC's flagship arts & culture program, Q, and have made podcasts for Feist (Pleasure Studies) and Pineapple Street Studios (Undistracted with Brittany Packnett Cunningham). Rachel's audio piece, "Dead Mom Talking," won the 2016 Third Coast Best New Artist Award and their darkly funny follow-up book, Dead Mom Walking: A Memoir of Miracle Cures and Other Disasters, was a national bestseller.


This hour, a teenage taxidermist, a community of medical migrants who settled in Snowflake, Arizona, and a day in the life of a sacred cow.