Faculty

Gigi New

GiGi New is a film and television writer who is currently developing a series with Oscar Award-winning producer Killer Films. Killer Films, a New York City-based independent film production company, has produced a number of the most … Read More

Beth Levine

Beth Levine is a veteran writer whose work has been published in O, The Oprah Magazine; Woman’s Day; Redbook; Good Housekeeping; Reader’s Digest; AARP and numerous other national magazines. She usually writes about health and … Read More

Carol Leonetti Dannhauser

Fairfield County Writers' Studio co-founder Carol Leonetti Dannhauser is a journalist and editor whose work appears in print, online and on television. She has written for dozens of national publications including the New York Times, … Read More

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Alan Katz

ALAN KATZ has written more than 35 books for young readers, including Take Me Out of the Bathtub and Other Silly Dilly Songs, Take Me Out of the Bathtub and Other Silly Dilly SongsDon’t Say That Word!, Stalling, The Day the Mustache Took … Read More

Stephanie Lehmann

Stephanie Lehmann's most recent novel "Aster Place Vintage" (Simon and Schuster) was selected by Library Journal as a best novel in 2013, and by Kirkus Reviews for best summer reading. Her earlier novels are "The Art of Undressing" … Read More

Alice Mattison

Alice Mattison’s new book, The Kite and the String: How to Write with Spontaneity and Control—and Live to Tell the Tale, was described as a “generous, empathetic writer’s companion” in a starred review in Kirkus. Publishers Weekly … Read More

Nora Raleigh Baskin

Nora Raleigh Baskin is the author of thirteen novels for young readers and a contributor to two story collections. She has won several awards including the 2010 ALA  Schneider Family Book Award for Anything But Typical.  A  2001 … Read More

Mary-Lou Weisman

Mary-Lou Weisman is all about teaching the craft of writing and doing it so well and with such humor that by the end of your class your writing will not contain any extra words, boring quotes, or unenergetic verbs. She has been praised by … Read More

Sophfronia Scott

Sophfronia Scott has more than 20 years of experience as a professional writer. She honed her craft working with some of the toughest editors in the world during her career at Time and People magazines. There she developed the uncanny … Read More

Meryl Moss

Meryl L. Moss is the Founder and President of Meryl Moss Media (MMM), a literary media relations and marketing firm started in 1993 to promote and brand books and authors through media exposure, social media, speaking engagements and … Read More

Tessa Smith McGovern

Fairfield County Writers' Studio co-founder/teacher Tessa Smith McGovern is an award-winning writer whose linked short story collection, LONDON ROAD: LINKED STORIES, is an Amazon best-seller and gold medal winner in the 2012 eLit Awards. … Read More

Eve Legters

Eve Legters’ stories have appeared in numerous journals, including Glimmer Train, Alaska Quarterly Review and Calliope. Her novel Connected Underneath was released in April and her new novel, The Vanishing Point, will be released in May … Read More

Marilyn Allen

Marilyn Allen is a literary agent and partner in the Allen O'Shea Literary Agency. She represents many non-fiction authors, including two New York Times bestselling writers. She focuses in the areas of non-fiction, cooking, health, … Read More

Cynthia Manson

Cynthia Manson is a well-known and respected independent literary agent with a small, successful list of published authors. … Read More

Caitlin Alexander

Caitlin Alexander spent eleven years at Random House, where she edited New York Times bestsellers, RITA Award winners, Thriller Award winners, and Edgar Award nominees. Her editorial services can be found at www.editedbycaitlin.com. … Read More

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