Callum Angus is a writer, editor, and teacher living in Portland, OR. He holds an MFA in fiction from the University of Massachusetts Amherst and is an alum of Mount Holyoke College. He has taught writing at Smith College, UMass Amherst, and at Clark College in Vancouver, Washington. He has received fellowships from Lambda Literary and Signal Fire Foundation for the Arts, has presented research at the Annual Meeting of the Association of American Geographers, and was a 2018 Writer-in-Residence at the H.J. Andrews Experimental Forest.
He is currently working on two book-length projects: a story collection
(A Natural History of Transition), and a critical study of natural history museums in contemporary fiction.
Cal has worked as a fishmonger, a barista, a reporter in Idaho, and an advocate with the Trans Youth Equality Foundation, where he helped transgender youth and their families navigate the world. These days, you're likely to find him learning to row on the Willamette River.