Chris Drangle is a writer from Arkansas. Before earning an MFA in fiction writing at Cornell University, he worked as a car washer, a radio DJ, a legal assistant, a copywriter, and the guy who drives the caged golf cart at the driving range.

His fiction has appeared in numerous magazines, and has been recognized with a Wallace Stegner Fellowship, a Jentel Arts Residency, and the Margaret Bridgman Scholarship at the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference.

Chris has taught English and creative writing for more than ten years. He has worked with students in high school, college, and continuing education programs, teaching both in the classroom and through online platforms.


He currently lives in Athens, Georgia.