Porter Shreve

Credentials: MFA, University of Michigan

Position title: Mark and Elisabeth Eccles Professor of English, Director of Creative Writing

Email: pshreve@wisc.edu

Fiction Faculty

Porter Shreve is the author of the novels The Obituary WriterDrives Like a DreamWhen the White House Was Ours, and The End of the Book, which have been on best of the year lists in many newspapers and magazines including the Chicago Tribune, the San Francisco Chronicle, and the New York Times. Co-editor of three anthologies and three textbooks, his fiction, nonfiction, Op-Eds, and book reviews have appeared in WitnessSalon, the Chicago Tribune, the Boston Globe, the San Francisco Chronicle, the Washington Post, the New York Times, and other publications.