Art of Writing Team
Ramona Naddaff, Director, Art of Writing
Ramona Naddaff is an associate professor of Rhetoric. Author of Exiling the Poets: The Production of Censorship in Plato's Republic, she works on literary censorship and ancient philosophy and literature. Naddaff is codirector and editor of Zone Books, New York.
John Paulas, Director of Fellowships and Special Projects, Townsend Center
John Paulas oversees the implementation and program development of Art of Writing. After receiving his PhD in Classics, he taught at several institutions of higher education. He writes about Greek literature of the Roman Empire, ancient Mediterranean culinary practices, and literary and scientific discourse on food.
Irene Yoon, Program Coordinator, Art of Writing
Irene Yoon, received her PhD from UC Berkeley’s Department of English, where she currently teaches as a Berkeley Lecturer. She works closely with Art of Writing leadership and campus community on all aspects of the program.
Laura Wagner, Coordinator, Art of Writing Departmental Tutoring Programs
Laura Wagner, a PhD candidate in UC Berkeley’s Department of Comparative Literature, oversees training, recruitment, and day-to-day operation of the Art of Writing Departmental Tutoring Programs in Comparative Literature, English, Rhetoric/Film & Media.
Faculty & Graduate Student Teams
Michael Larkin, College Writing Program
Ryan Sloan, College Writing Program
Mitchell Breitwieser, English
Deirdre English, Journalism
David M. Henkin, History
Glynda Hull, Education
Donald McQuade, English
Scott Andrew Saul, English
Candace Slater, Spanish & Portuguese
Mary Ann Smart, Music
Evan Variano, Environmental Engineering
Kim Voss, Sociology
Rebecca Egger, Townsend Center
Alan Tansman, East Asian Languages & Cultures