Greta Rainbow writes about art books, old MTV shows, digital ephemerality, cringe, Depop, kissing, Catholics, street sounds, translation, matchbooks, radio stations ...


selected fact-checking

South Africa's infamous ultra-marathon cheats / Insider
LoveShackFancy built a pretty, skinny, rich-girl dreamworld / Insider
Ethel Cain Is Still Searching For Herself / Nylon
American Girl Founder Pleasant Rowland’s Controversy / Bustle
Glossier’s Emily Weiss: Last Girlboss Standing / Bustle
The Many Faces of Scooter Braun / Insider
Conflicted Congress, revealing lawmakers’ conflicts-of-interest / Insider
Coping with things / Dirt
How QAnon Talking Points Took Over the Mom Internet / Romper
The Uptight Girl’s Guide To Psychedelics / Bustle
Rebekah Neumann Fueled WeWork's Collapse / Bustle

Family Ghosts, a documentary-style storytelling podcast

On the Media, WNYC’s weekly investigation into how the media shapes our worldview

other projects 

The Open Ears Project / WQXR and New York Public Radio
Greta was the digital content producer for the Webby-nominated daily podcast, newsletter and listening initiative

School Schmool 2018-2019 / Quebec Public Interest Research Group
Greta was the co-coordinator and layout designer of the radical student planner and resource guide

All Things McGill / CKUT 90.3
Greta was the host, producer and editor of the weekly show of interviews, music and news bulletins about the obscure corners of McGill University

The Fine Print Magazine
Greta was an assistant editor and contributing writer to the Montreal-based art, fashion and ideas publication. She interviewed artists like Tomás Saraceno and Brad Phillips, and edited features like “The Artist and the Subject: Discussing Women’s Place in Art.”

Ashes, an audiovisual zine
Greta used “bygone” forms of media to express the futurity of broadcasting the struggle for societal change, as inspired by Lizzie Borden’s Born in Flames