Andrew Leland

Lecturer in English Language & Literature and Visiting Lecturer in American Studies

Andrew Leland

Contact & Office Hours

Spring 2018
Tuesday, 3–4 p.m.
And by appointment.

Pierce Hall 101



B.A., Oberlin College


Andrew Leland hosts and produces the Organist, an arts-and-culture podcast from KCRW and the Believer magazine. He’s been an editor of the Believer since 2003 and has edited books for McSweeney’s, Vintage, Chronicle and elsewhere. His writing has appeared in McSweeney’s Quarterly, the San Francisco ChronicleBOMB magazine, the catalog for the 2014 Whitney Biennial and elsewhere. He was an editor in residence at the Oakland Museum of California from 2011–12. He’s written or produced audio for Slate magazine’s Panoply network,, City Arts and Lectures, and HowSound, among others. He’s taught writing, radio and digital storytelling at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, the University of Missouri, the Banff Centre and Transom.