Suzanne Dottino is a lifelong New Yorker. She attended Professional Children’s School, earned a BA in English Literature from Hunter College and an MFA in Writing (non-fiction) from Columbia University. She is a freelance proofreader and editor and teaches Introduction to Literature, Public Speaking at BMCC.

She has been the Sunday Night Fiction Reading Series curator at KGB for 14 years, Founder and Editor of the KGB Bar Lit Mag, and Drama Editor of Springhouse Journal.

She teaches: “Mining Your Life for Drama” a six-week writing workshop that uses the timeline of your life to create compelling stories, memoirs, plays and essays. To learn more, send an email here:,