Joe Amato

Assistant Professor
  • BIOGRAPHY
  • Joe Amato is the author of ten books, numerous essays and reviews, and with Kass Fleisher, several screenplays that have been recognized at the Nicholl Fellowship and Austin Film Festival screenplay competitions. His most recent novel is Samuel Taylor's Last Night (Dalkey Archive Press, 2014).
  • CURRENT COURSES
  • ENG 247.2Sec 1 Icw:Fiction
  • ENG 500Sec 3 Independent Study
  • ENG 499Sec 7 Masters Thesis
  • ENG 284Sec 1 Poetry
  • TEACHING INTERESTS
  • Creative writing and literature
  • RESEARCH INTERESTS
  • The novel, creative writing pedagogy
  • DA English - 1989
  • University of Albany
  • Albany, New York
  • MA English - 1986
  • University of Albany
  • Albany, New York
  • BS Mathematics - 1976
  • Syracuse University
  • Syracuse, New York
  • BS Mechanical Engineering - 1976
  • Syracuse University
  • Syracuse, New York