LindaAnn Loschiavo was recently promoted to Director, English language Section, of L’Idea, a bilingual Quarterly from Brooklyn. As a journalist, her column in L’Idea has appeared since 1996.
Native New Yorker LindaAnn Loschiavo is a poet, reviewer, and dramatist. She starred in a 90-minute TV documentary that was broadcast last year in Europe, “The Prohibition Years in America.” Scenes from her play “Courting Mae West” were filmed for this documentary. The playwright is a member of TRU and The Dramatists Guild of America, Inc.
Professional accomplishments include winning national playwriting competitions, earning awards sponsored by PEN, and being selected as a Featured Poet by Dana Gioia, former chairman of the NEA.
Her most recent book publication is “ANTI-ITALIANISM: Essays on a Prejudice” edited by William Connell and Fred Gardaphè and published by Palgrave/ Macmillan in 2011.