Stella Fiore

Let's tell your story

Cut + Paste is a talk show I curate and host on Maker Park Radio in Stapleton, Staten Island. Writers talk about their work as storytellers, and share the music that they love. Tune in every third Saturday of the month at 10am or check out the archive below. Follow on Instagram and Twitter.

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7/15: DAN-EL PADILLA PERALTA

Trained as a Roman historian at Princeton, Oxford, and Stanford, Dan-el Padilla Peralta is Assistant Professor of Classics at Princeton University and the author of Undocumented: A Dominican Boy's Odyssey From a Homeless Shelter to the Ivy League (Penguin Press, 2015).

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8/19: THOMAS FUCALORO

A co-founding editor of NYSAI Press and Great Weather for MEDIA, local poet Thomas Fucaloro is the author of two collections from Three Rooms Press and two chapbooks: Mistakes Disguised as Stars (tired hearts press) and Depression Cupcakes (Yes, Poetry). 

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9/16: AMY SHEARN

Amy Shearn is the author of The Mermaid of Brooklyn (Touchstone Books, 2013) and How Far Is the Ocean from Here (Crown Books, 2008). Her work has appeared in The New York Times, Poets & Writers, The L Magazine, and elsewhere. She holds an MFA from the University of Minnesota.

10/21: SHELLY & NELLY

A look at collaborative writing projects with Shelly Oria, author of New York 1, Tel Aviv 0 (FSG, 2014), and Nelly Reifler, author of Elect H. Mouse State Judge (Faber & Faber, 2013) and See Through (Simon & Schuster, 2003).  Shelly teaches at Pratt Institute. Nelly teaches at Sarah Lawrence College. 

Upcoming Shows

11/18: Olivia Worden & Rachel Simon on social justice in the classroom
12/16: Marguerite Maria Rivas, widely regarded as the de facto Poet Laureate of Staten Island