David Levithan - Part-time Assistant Professor
  • Faculty

    David Levithan

    Part-time Assistant Professor


    David Levithan is the author of YA novels including Boy Meets Boy, The Realm of Possibility, Are We There Yet?, Marly’s Ghost, Wide Awake, and (with Rachel Cohn) Nick & Norah’s Infinite Playlist and Naomi & Ely’s No Kiss List, as well as the collection How They Met, and Other Stories.  The anthologies he’s edited include the Lambda-award-winning The Full Spectrum (edited with Billy Merrell).  He is also an Executive Editorial Director at Scholastic, overseeing the Scholastic Press fiction list, the crossmedia publishing program, and the PUSH teen imprint.  Books he’s edited include Judy Blundell’s What I Saw and How I Lied, winner of the National Book Award, and Coe Booth’s Tyrell, winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize.  He has taught at the New School since 2004.

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    Current Courses:

    Childrens Literature Seminar

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    Max Blagg
    Will Doig
    Adam Fitzgerald
    Ryan Harbage
    Gary Indiana
    Dave Johnson
    Jeff T. Johnson
    Joyce Johnson
    Sarah Ketchersid
    Wendy Lesser
    Carin Levis
    Patricia McCormick
    Meg McGuire
    Andrea Pinkney
    Ariana Reines
    Justin Taylor
    L.B. Thompson
    Frederic Tuten
    Victoria Wilson