Pam Newton has a Master’s degree in English from the Bread Loaf School of English at Middlebury College. She has been a high school and college English teacher for the last several years, including six semesters teaching English and writing at Queens College (CUNY) and two years teaching abroad at the International School of Frankfurt in Germany. She currently teaches English part-time at Saint Ann's School in Brooklyn. Pam also writes for magazines as an art/culture journalist. She has written articles for publications including The New York Times Magazine, Entertainment Weekly, The Brooklyn Rail, and The New York Sun. She is currently a theater critic for Time Out New York, a book critic for O the Oprah Magazine, and a blogger for the Huffington Post. She also wrote one of the monologues in Nora Ephron’s off-Broadway play, Love, Loss, and What I Wore.