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Nancy Davidoff Kelton

Nancy Davidoff Kelton has written seven books including "Writing from Personal Experience" and a memoir from which she adapted a play.  The play  won the New Works Festival Contest at Long Beach Playhouse and had a staged reading there on April 1, 2023 followed by a Q&A with her, the director, and the cast. Her essays have appeared in The New York Times, The Boston Globe, Parents, McSweeney's and other publications.  She teaches at the New School, the Strand Bookstore and privately.

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