Alex Bennett

  • Joined February 2015

Originally from Kansas City, I now live, write, and teach in NYC. I completed my MFA at The New School and teach writing classes at Parsons.

  • New York City, NY
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Alex Bennett
New York City, NY

Availability

Seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours, evenings, and weekends

Experience

Summary

I taught English in the KCMO school district. I also taught as a graduate teaching assistant at the New School. I'm currently a part-time faculty member at Parsons the New School for Design. I've done humanitarian work in Haiti, India, and Uganda.

Interests

What I read

I love Steinbeck and Hemingway novels, contemporary poetry, African American literature, Malcolm Gladwell books, the New York Times, and magazines like Interview Magazine and the NYT Magazine.

Side projects

I have my own editing business where I work with private clients on academic, business, and creative writing projects. I'm also a poet, and I enjoy working with other creative writers to workshop pieces.