Drew Calvert

Bucknell University – B.A.
Stanford University – M.A.
University of Iowa – MFA
dcalvert@webb.org

Professional focus: I teach Advanced Studies courses with a focus on literature and an emphasis on writing.

Scholarly or professional activities: In addition to teaching at Webb, I work as a ghostwriter, editor, fiction writer, and essayist. My work has appeared or is forthcoming in Commonweal, The Threepenny Review, Boston Review, the Los Angeles Review of Books, and other publications. Awards include an Arts Fellowship from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop and a Fulbright grant for creative writing.

Grew up: Born in Houston, raised in Singapore

Favorite author: Anton Chekhov