Michele Filgate


Michele Filgate is a writer, critic, and indie bookseller at Community Bookstore. Her work has appeared in The Paris Review Daily, The Rumpus, Salon, Buzzfeed, The Barnes & Noble Review, Poets & Writers,The Brooklyn Quarterly, Time Out New York, The Daily Beast, O, The Oprah Magazine, Vulture, Vol. 1 Brooklyn, Capital New York, The Star Tribune, Bookslut, The Quarterly Conversation, The Brooklyn Rail, and other publications. She used to work for the CBS Evening News with Katie Couric, where she produced a segment called “Assignment America.” She is a freelance writer and occasionally produces literary segments for “Word of Mouth” on New Hampshire Public Radio. She lives in Brooklyn.