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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Discussion of the film Origin

View in advance of the class (on Amazon Prime, for instance) the 2023 biographical film Origin, written and directed by Ava DuVernay. This film is based on the life of author Isabel Wilkerson while she was in the process of researching her Pulitzer Prize-winning work Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents.