Hey - I teach people stuff!
A selection of current classes:
One Day Humor Writing Seminar (co-taught w/ Elissa Bassist) (next one 9/21/19)
My satire students have been published in Shouts & Murmurs in The New Yorker, McSweeney’s, National Lampoon, The Onion, The Hairpin, StarWipe (RIP), The Second City Network, Funny or Die, Funny Women on The Rumpus, Robot Butt, and pretty much every comedy outlet under the sun.
Selected Past Teaching
Catapult: Humor Writing Bootcamp (co-taught with Elissa Bassist, editor of Funny Women on The Rumpus). This workshop occurred in December 2017, August 2018, and December 2018. The next one is April 2019.
Northwestern University: Introduction to Screenwriting
Pacific Northwest College of Art: Modern Comedy and Satire (Literature Seminar), Introduction to Scripting, Scripting Intensive, Fight the Future: Dystopian and Post-Apocalyptic Stories*
*Yes, that last class shares a title with the first X-Files movie on purpose. You gotta enjoy your life, huh?