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Joanmarie Kalter

Writing Studies Adjunct, Writing Studies

Dickson Hall 115
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B.A., Cornell University, College of Arts and Sciences
M.S., Columbia University, Graduate School of Journalism.

Prof. Kalter has written for a wide range of publications, including the New York Times, Columbia Journalism Review, Bulletin of Atomic Scientists, TV Guide, and Africa Report. Her work has been reprinted in several anthologies, among them Models for Writers (St. Martin's Press), Our Times 2 (Bedford), and Media Now (Longman), and she is the author of a book of interviews, Actors on Acting (Sterling). Prof. Kalter is the recipient of a Pulitzer Traveling Fellowship and a UN Development Program Grant, with which she reported from southern Africa. She has been the director of the Writers' Room program at Montclair High School and Edgemont Montessori School, and taught writing to ESL and GED students at Essex Community College. This is her tenth year teaching in the First-Year Writing Program at Montclair State University.