Taylor Brorby specializes in environmental writing and creative writing at Wofford College. He earned an M.F.A in creative writing and environment from Iowa State University and an M.A. in liberal studies from Hamline University. Brorby teaches courses rooted in social evaluation and creativity. His subject matter includes queer environmental writing, environmental humanities, disability studies and writing for social change. Brorby’s research interests include extractive economies, queer environmental writing, hydraulic fracking, rural literature, the American West and Great Plains studies. He enjoys the small classes at Wofford and appreciates that “nothing is off limits for discussion.” In his free time, he enjoys fly fishing, writing, listening to classical and pop music, playing the piano, pretending to exercise and coffee.