Stefano L. Vaccara, MA, Boston U.; laureate, U. of Siena (Italy); editor and columnist of Oggi 7, weekly magazine of the Italian language daily America Oggi; his articles and interviews have been published in major Italian newspapers; has taught Italian at The New School for more than ten years; also teaches at Lehman College Dept. of Journalism, Communication, and Theater.
Guillermo E. Vallejo-Rodríguez, MA, Universidad de León (Spain); specialization in Linguistics, U. La Gran Colombia; native of Colombia; has taught Spanish at all levels for more than 20 years; teaches at Marymount School.
Anna Vallye, MPhil, Columbia U.; recently published articles include contributions to Ruth Vollmer,1961-1978: Thinking the Line (2006) and Grey Room, no.35 (spring 2009).
Liria M. Van Zandt, MA in Cinema Studies, NYU; native of Brazil; has taught Portuguese at Fordham U., CCNY, and SUNY New Paltz.
Nargis Virani, PhD, Harvard U.; assistant professor, Arabic and Islamic studies; has published articles in the Encyclopedia of the Qur’an and other peer-reviewed journals; her research explores intersections between the Qur’an and literature in Muslim milieu.
Anthony Viti, artist; solo exhibitions at the Tibor de Nagy Gallery and Deven Golden Fine Art in New York; recipient, Fine Arts Work Center Fellowship, Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, and Penny McCall Foundation grants; has held visiting positions at U. of Rochester and U. of Tennessee-Knoxville.