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Ruth Losack

Lecturer
School for Undergraduate Studies
Office(s):
  • Academic School:
    Arts and Humanities
  • Academic Department:
    Literature, Communication and Cultural Studies
    Phone:
    • 718-667-7524 ext:1794
    Education
    • M. A. in English from College of Staten Island - City University of New York
    • post-undergraduate certificate in English Language Teaching from New School University
    Subjects of Interest
    • Creative Writing
    • Linguistics
    • Literature
    • Writing
    Professional Responsibilities / Bio

    Ruth Losack is a mentor that works in the Arts and Humanities division in the department of Literature, Communication and Cultural Studies.  Ruth, an alumna of ESC (’99), earned a certificate at New School University in English Language Teaching and an M.A. in English with a concentration in Rhetoric and Linguistics at CUNY College of Staten Island.  She offers studies in a variety of disciplines, including English composition, creative writing, topics in modern, contemporary, and world literature, the English language, TESOL pedagogy, and linguistics with a particular focus on language use, variation and change.

    Publications
    • Thompson, Louise and Ruth Losack, eds. Straws in the Wind: Collected Work of John Thompson. 2 vols (1938-1995). Lulu Publishing Services, 2018. Thompson, John. Things to Put Away. Eds. Louise Thompson and Ruth Losack. Lulu Publishing Services, 2018. Losack, Ruth. “Finding My Way: One Mentor’s Journey.” All About Mentoring. 46 (Winter 2015): 31-33.