Emily earned her Masters of Fine Arts in Dramaturgy and Script Development from Columbia University in 2006. While at Columbia, she edited and catalogued hundreds of interviews and transcripts for the Oral History Research Office, focusing primarily on their 9/11 Project. Ms. Long has been with The LAMP since 2008, managing grant writing, project development, internal and external communications, special events, branding, website development and social media strategy, plus curating the LAMPlit series of free resource guides and editing The LAMPpost blog. From 2006 to early 2009, she was also the Resident Dramaturg atElectric Pear Productions where she designed and facilitated their playwriting workshop, as well as production dramaturgy. Ms. Long has extensive experience with numerous media through her work with Columbia’s Rare Books and Manuscript Library, Atlantic Theater Company, Sesame Workshop and others. She has spoken at WebVisions NYC and the RE/Mixed Media Festival, and her writing and media criticism has appeared in the Independent Film Channel’s Make Media Matter blog, the Village Voice online, HASTAC, The Journal of Media Literacy Education, the Gotham Gazette and BoingBoing.