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educator , writer

Liana Scalettar, American writer, educator. Finalist Druken Boat Panliterary award, 2006; nominee Pushcart prize. Member of Association Writers and Writing Programs.

Background

Scalettar, Liana was born on January 16, 1971 in New York City. Daughter of Ellen Scalettar, Robert Scalettar.

Education

Bachelor, Columbia College, Columbia University, New York City, 1993. AM, Brown University, Providence, 1996. Master of Fine Arts, Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, New York, 1999.

Career

Faculty member Gotham Writers' Workshop, New York City, 1999—2005, Queens College, Flushing, since 2004, Hudson Valley Writers' Center, Sleepy Hollow, 2005—2008, Parsons the New School Design, New York City, since 2008.

Membership

Member of Association Writers and Writing Programs.

Connections

Life partner Riad Miah.

father:
Ellen Scalettar Scalettar