Part-Time Faculty

Andrew S. Leland

Radio reporting


B.A., Oberlin College; M.A., Missouri School of Journalism


Andrew Leland hosts and produces the Organist, an arts-and-culture podcast from KCRW and McSweeney’s. He’s been an editor of the Believer magazine since 2003, and has edited books for McSweeney’s, Chronicle, Vintage and elsewhere. He’s written and produced audio for Slate, Detour, City Arts and Lectures, and HowSound. His writing has appeared in the New York Review Daily,  McSweeney’s, the San Francisco Chronicle, BOMB, the catalog for the 2014 Whitney Biennial, and elsewhere. He’s taught writing, radio and digital storytelling at Smith College, the University of Missouri, the Banff Centre, and Transom.