Andrew Porter

Andrew Porter

Andrew Porter

ANDREW PORTER is the author of The Theory of Light and Matter, which won the 2007 Flannery O'Connor Award for Short Fiction. He is also author of the novel, In Between Days. His award-winning fiction has appeared in One Story, Ploughshares, and the Pushcart Prize Anthology and on NPR's Selected Shorts. A graduate of the Iowa Writers' Workshop, he has received a variety of fellowships including the 2004 W. K. Rose Fellowship in the Creative Arts, a Helene Wurlitzer Fellowship, and a James Michener-Paul Engle Fellowship from the James Michener/Copernicus Society of America. Porter is Professor of English and Director of the Creative Writing Program at Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas.