Robin F. Brancato

Robin F. Brancato has taught English, journalism, and creative writing at Hackensack H.S., Teaneck H.S., and Kean University, all in New Jersey. She has published eight young adult novels with Alfred Knopf and two nonfiction books for teenagers with Scarecrow Press. She is a member of the Authors Guild, PEN International, and Writers Guild East.

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2.TH.1.Z Short Stories, Mostly from The New Yorker

You will receive in advance a list of selected stories. We’ll typically discuss two each week. You’ll either access them online directly from the Internet or get them in print, or digitally, from your library.


1.TH.1.Z More Movies

You’ll receive in advance a list of six films, either features or documentaries, to view at home (one per week). They’ll be selected on the basis of fruitfulness for discussion and diversity of subject matter and style. You’ll get access to them on Netflix, Amazon Prime, YouTube, or as DVDs from your library. (One or two may involve a small rental fee.)