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Who We Are

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Executive Director & Publisher
Eric M B Becker
Digital Director & Senior Editor
Assistant Editor & Development Coordinator
Jay Zhang
Digital Humanities Fellow
Adam Dalva By Beowulf Sheehan
Adam Dalva
Books Editor
WWB Critic-at-Large Maya Jaggi
Maya Jaggi
Susan Harris
Editorial Director
Nadia Kalman
Editor & Curriculum Designer
Soleil David
Editorial Fellow
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Allison Tim
Education Fellow
Watchlist Editor



Alane Salierno Mason, Founder and President
Dedi Felman, Co-Founder
Samantha Schnee, Founding Editor and Chairman of the Board

Board of Directors

Alane Salierno Mason, President and Founder
Abe Hsuan, Vice Chair
Jonathan Schorr, Treasurer
Karen M. Phillips, Vice President
Kalpana Raina, Secretary


Anthony Knerr
Jim Ottaway, Jr., Chair Emeritus
Margo Viscusi

Advisory Committee

Alberta Arthurs
Susan H. Gillespie