Faculty Detail

Chris Drabick

Chris Drabick

Title: Assistant Lectuer
Department: English
Phone: 330-972-7470
Email: cld56@zips.uakron.edu


Biography

Chris Drabick holds a BA in Film Studies from Bowling Green State University, where he also pursued graduate work in the Department of Popular Culture, focusing on baseball and popular music. Living in Chicago during the height of the alt-country movement, Drabick forged a career as a freelance music journalist and retail manager. Drabick has published works in the Cleveland Free Times, Cleveland Scene, Hear/Say Magazine, Under the Radar Magazine and Pitchfork. He is currently pursuing an MFA in the Northeast Ohio Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing program with an emphasis in Fiction. He resides in a small house in west Akron with his beautiful wife, three mostly well-behaved cats, and a large vinyl collection.