Alex Shapiro

English Teacher/Mentor

Alex teaches English Literature and Language Arts classes at Fusion. He earned a bachelor’s degree in English with a minor in Philosophy from Northeastern University in Boston, MA. He received a masters of fine arts in Writing from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Alex has worked with both academic writers at university writing centers and creative writers at nonprofits such as the Hudson Valley Writing Project.

He additionally has had his own poetry published, most recently with the Gordian Review. Alex is a big sports fan, following the Knicks, Yankees, Jets, and Rangers closely, as well as having competed for Northeastern’s track and field team.