Richard Costa

Richard Costa
Richard CostaAdjunct Professor

Contact Information

rcosta@rwu.edu

Areas of Expertise

Introductory composition, research writing, journalism and professional writing

Education

B.A. Bridgewater State College M.A. The University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth

Richard Costa teaches Critical Writing for the Humanities and Introduction to Academic Writing at Roger Williams. He also teaches technical writing, literature based courses (mostly American and 20th century British) and communications. He has experience writing legal documents, advertorials, manufacturing grants and worked as a freelance writer for a variety of local and regional newspapers and magazines. He is in the process of publishing a young adult historical novel and is working on an adult mystery book (in the noir tradition) as well.