Who Are We

Professor Caitlin Amaral

Professor Caitlin Amaral is a full-time lecturer at UMass Dartmouth. Her journalism has appeared in The New York Times, The Boston Globe, Runner’s World, Budget Travel, Publisher’s Weekly, Poets, and Writers Magazine, and other publications.


James Mellen – Co-Editor in Chief 2024


Steph LeBlanc – Co-Editor in Chief 2024

Steph LeBlanc is the current Co-Editor in Chief of Temper Literary Review at UMass Dartmouth. She is completing her Master’s in Professional Writing and Communication this semester and is an Assistant Registrar on campus. In additional to professional writing and higher education, Steph loves theater and is a published poet and romance novelist. Steph’s goal is to provide opportunities for all voices to be heard in this year’s edition.