Michael McCanne was born in the San Francisco Bay Area and holds a Master’s Degree in Cultural History from Goldsmiths University of London. He was a 2017 fellow at Tent: Creative Writing at The Yiddish Book Center in Amherst, MA, a 2018 resident at the Mount Lebanon Residency in New Lebanon, NY, and a 2020 grant recipient from the WAVE FARM/NYSCA Media Arts Assistance Fund. In addition to writing about culture and politics, he makes art with the collective Provisional Island.

I am available for freelance writing and editing projects. Past clients include Verso Books, Memesys Media Lab, Overlook Press, and EBHConcept.

Contact {at} michaelmccanne {dot} com