Part-Time Faculty

Andrew S. Leland

Radio reporting


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, Chronicle, Vintage and elsewhere. He’s written or produced audio for Slate magazine’s Panoply network,, City Arts and Lectures, and HowSound, among others. His writing has appeared in McSweeney’s, the San Francisco Chronicle, BOMB magazine, 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.