Michele Filgate

Michele Filgate is a contributing editor at Literary Hub and the editor of the new anthology based on her Longreads essay, “What My Mother and I Don’t Talk About.” She is an M.F.A. student at New York University, where she received the Stein Fellowship. Her work has appeared in The Washington Post, The Los Angeles Times, The Oprah Magazine, The Boston Globe, The Paris Daily Review, and numerous more publications. She teaches creative nonfiction for The Sackett Street Writers’ Workshop, Catapult, and Stanford Continuing Studies. She is the founder of the Red Ink Series and a former board member of the National Book Critics Circle. In 2016, Brooklyn Magazine named her one of “The 100 Most Influential People in Brooklyn Culture.”

Current Schedule

2019 - What My Mother and I Don't Talk About: Writers Break the Silence