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  • Joseph Salvatore

    Associate Professor of Writing

    Email
    joseph.salvatore@newschool.edu

    Office Location
    A - Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall - 66 West 12th Street

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    Joseph Salvatore

    Profile

    Joseph Salvatore is the author of the story collection To Assume A Pleasing Shape (BOA Editions, 2011) and the co-author of the college textbook Understanding English Grammar, 10/e (Pearson, 2015).  A Spanish translation of his story collection, Presentarse En Forma Grata, was published in 2018 by Editorial Dos Bigotes, Madrid, Spain.  He is Books Editor at The Brooklyn Rail and a frequent contributor to The New York Times Sunday Book Review.  His fiction has appeared in, among other places, Tiny Nightmares (Catapult, 2020)​, ​The Collagist, Dossier, Epiphany, New York Tyrant, Open City, Post Road, Salt Hill, Sleeping Fish, ​Statorec, ​and Willow Springs.  His criticism has appeared in ​The ​​Los Angeles Times; Rain Taxi; Routledge International Encyclopedia of Queer Culture; Angels of the Americlypse: an Anthology of New Latin@ Writing; 110 Stories: New York Writes After September 11; the Believer Logger, and elsewhere.  He is an associate professor of writing at The New School in New York City, where he received the University Distinguished Teaching Award and was the founding editor of the literary journal LIT.  He lives in Queens.  www.josephsalvatore.com  @jasalvatore  @josephasalvatore

     


    Current Courses

    Creative Thesis & Lit. Project

    Creative Thesis & Lit. Project (Spring 2020)

    Honors Fiction Workshop

    Pathways to Learning (Spring 2020)

    Tools, Not Rules: Rhet Grammar

    Tools, Not Rules: Rhet Grammar (Spring 2020)

    Tools, Not Rules: Rhet Grammar

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