Meet Sam Freilich

NYC Writing Instructor |

Sam Freilich is a writing instructor at YES. Before joining YES, he spent six years working in publishing at the Hill Nadell Literary Agency and at the Cheney Agency. He graduated from Bard College and received an MFA in creative writing from California Institute of the Arts.

He’s developed a unique curriculum structured around personal essay writing and journalism that offers students the opportunity to document their environments and prepare them for college writing.