Lecturer of Writing
Tessa Rossi teaches College Writing. She earned her undergraduate degree from Long Island University, her law degree from New York University, and her MFA from Sarah Lawrence College. Tessa writes across genres and serves as Associate Managing Editor for Prose at Variant Literature. Her interests range from the esoteric to martial arts and world cultures. Her ongoing writing workshops in the Lower Hudson Valley and classes as an Arts Westchester Teaching Artist Grant recipient confirmed her passion for sharing the craft of writing. She joined the College Writing Faculty at Purchase in the fall of 2023.