Daniella Gitlin GSAS Graduate Student Fellow


Daniella Gitlin is a writer, translator, editor, filmmaker, and educator. She is currently a PhD candidate in NYU’s Comparative Literature Department pursuing a Certificate in Media and Culture, and holds a graduate assistantship at NYU’s Hemispheric Institute. Daniella is president of the board and an active collective member of the nonprofit Word Up, a predominantly volunteer-run bilingual community bookshop and art space in Washington Heights. Daniella’s English translation of Argentine author Rodolfo Walsh’s 1957 book-length work of investigative journalism, Operation Massacre, was published by Seven Stories Press in 2013. Her writing and translations have appeared in the London Review of Books blog, Huffington Post, and CineAction, among other publications, and she is currently at work on a book about Israel. Daniella received a BA from Princeton University and an MFA in nonfiction writing from Columbia University.