Joanne Carota

Joanne Carota, English

Joanne Carota, English

Part-Time Faculty
Phone:
978-934-4182
Fax:
978-934-3097
Office:
O'Leary Library, 4th Floor

Expertise

Composition, Literature, Creative Writing

Educational Background

B.L.A., University of Massachusetts Lowell
M.A., Writing and Literature, Rivier College  
M.F.A., Creative Writing, Fiction, Pine Manor College

Biosketch

Before coming to teach at UMass Lowell, Joanne Carota was employed in the aerospace and defense industry. She has written freelance for local newspapers and small journals and is on staff at Solstice Literary Magazine. In her view, the art of teaching includes the ability to positively affect student attitude, connect with students and guide them to open doors of knowledge.