Nadia Kalman is the editor and curriculum designer of Words Without Borders Campus (, a website that helps teachers bring contemporary world literature to their classrooms and has been recognized by the National Book Foundation's Innovations in Reading prize.

Formerly an English and ESL teacher in New York City, Nadia is also the author of a novel, The Cosmopolitans (Livingston Press, 2010) and the recipient of an NEA Literature Fellowship. She holds an M.Ed. from Bank Street and an M.A. in Instructional Technology from Teachers College at Columbia.