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Benjamin Anastas

Cris Beam

Priscilla Becker

Alexander Chee

Stacey D'Erasmo

Joseph Fasano

Emily Fragos

Ru Freeman

James Hannaham

Margo Jefferson

Heidi Julavits

Sheila Kohler

Dorothea Lasky

Sam Lipsyte

Ben Marcus

Mark Rozzo

Brian-Seibert

Rachel Sherman

Justin Taylor

Justin Torres

Alan Ziegler

Brian Seibert

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Brian Seibert received his B.A. from Yale University and his M.F.A. from Columbia.  He has published three children’s books about dance, and is completing What The Eye Hears, a history of tap dance for Farrar, Straus, and Giroux.  He is a dance critic for The New York Times and The New Yorker, and his reviews and essays have been published in The Village Voice, The Los Angeles Times, The New York Sun, Slate, Dance Magazine, and The Threepenny Review.  He has been awarded writer residencies at Blue Mountain, Yaddo, and MacDowell, and he has taught writing at Columbia and The Chinese University of Hong Kong.