Wachtel, Shirley Russak

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WACHTEL, Shirley Russak

WACHTEL, Shirley Russak. American, b. 1951. Genres: Essays. Career: Brooklyn Graphic, managing editor, 1976-77; Ad Ventures (advertising agency), creative partner, 1985-88; Middlesex County College, Edison, NJ, associate professor of English, 1988-; has also worked for the NYC Board of Education, and as an English teacher at James Madison High School, Brooklyn, NY, and as a Spanish teacher. Freelance professional speech and verse writer. Publications: What Would I Be?, 1995; Addison Wesley Long- man's Interactive Guide to Newsweek, 1999. Has published articles in newspapers and journals. Address: Middlesex County College, 2600 Wood- bridge Ave, Edison, NJ 08818, U.S.A.