Biography

Author's Bio

D. V. Andrews holds an A.B. in English Literature from Washington University in St. Louis and an M.F.A. in Creative Writing from Saint Mary's College of California. His writing has appeared on Aleteia.org. His first collection of poetry, Psi, Phi & the Limits of Infinty: A Master's Thesis, is available through Saint Albert's Library at Saint Mary's College of California.

Curriculum Vitae available
on request.

Poet

Publications

Psi, Phi & the Limits of Infinity: A Master's Thesis

Ups Downs Lefts Rights - 2012 Online Exhibition of Poetry First Drafts

From the Sacred Heart to the Superbowl - Journalism Covering the Charity Appearance of a Superbowl Athlete

The Only Way to Really Appreciate Art - Essay on Art as an Act of Making in an Age of Facsimile

Canticles from Catacombs - 2016-2018 Online Exhibition of Poetry in Revision

Instructor

Lectures & Presentations


"Robert Lowell: Biographical Background of Life Studies and Other Poems" - Saint Mary's College MFA Seminar Facilitator, Fall 2006

"Poetry Selections from Psi, Phi & the Limits of Infinity" - Saint Mary's College of California MFA Graduate Student Reading Series, Spring 2008

"Argumentation: Making Your Case Academically" - Saint Mary's College of California, Spring 2008; Foothill College, Winter 2009

"Outlining and Note-taking for Close Reading of a Text" - Foothill College, Winter 2009; Live Oak High School, Fall 2016

"Assessing Online Research for Credible Academic Authority" - Foothill College, Winter 2009

"Organizing an Essay"- Foothill College, Winter 2009; Live Oak High School, Fall 2016

"The Expository Essay" - Foothill College, Winter 2009

"Sharing Academic Authority: Academic Citation in MLA Format" - Saint Mary's College of California, Spring 2008; Foothill College, Winter 2009

"The Precepts of the Church" - Saint Francis of Assisi Church Knight of Columbus Council, Summer 2014

"The Battle of Lepanto: Pray Your Rosary, Christian Soldiers" - Saint Francis of Assisi Church Knight of Columbus Council, Fall 2014

"The San Damiano Crucifix" - Saint Francis of Assisi Church Knight of Columbus Council, Fall 2014

"Composing an Essay Paragraph" - Live Oak High School, Fall 2016

"Simplified Steps to Developing a Thesis" - Live Oak High School, Fall 2016


Courses

Argumentation - Graduate Teaching Internship - Saint Mary's College of California, Spring 2008

Composition & Reading - Foothill College, Winter 2009

Composition, Critical Reading & Thinking - Foothill College, Winter 2009

9th Grade English Literature - Student Teaching Assignment - De Anza High School, Fall 2015 - Spring 2016

10th Grade English Literature and Composition - Fall 2016 - Spring 2017

Technical Writer

Instructions, Guides & Video Demonstrations

Engaging Logic with Critical Thinking - Series of 54 Powerpoint Presentations

Daily Schedule of Instructional Topics - 90 Powerpoint Presentations

5 Steps to Writing Paragraphs - Powerpoint & Demonstration Video

Proofreading and Editing Essays - Powerpoint & Print

Roles and Responsibilities for Socratic Seminar Discussion - Powerpoint & Print

Introduction to Identifying Meaning in Poetry - Print with Demonstration Video

Identifying Rhetorical Modes in Media and Literature - Powerpoint & Print with Demonstration Video

Recognizing Political Philosophy in Lord of the Flies Reading Comprehension Assessment - Print

Organizing Research for Essays - Powerpoint

7 Steps to Finalizing a Thesis Statement- Powerpoint & Print

"Polishing for Publication - Editing, Proofreading, and Finalizing Research Papers" - Powerpoint & Print

AutoCAD - 40 design hours to date including 3d and Advanced program functions


Editing

Proofreading with Critical Feedback of 900+ Poems

Editorial Correction and Evaluation of 500+ Essays

Editing and Typesetting of Psi, Phi & the Limits of Infinity


Web Site Design & Content Creation

"College Entrance Test Preparation Guide" - 1998 College Advisor Web Page for Saint Vincent de Paul High School - Designed with HTML & JavaScript

Ups Downs Lefts Rights - 2012 Online Exhibition of Poetry First Drafts - Designed in WordPress

Canticles from Catacombs - 2016-2018 Online Exhibition of Poetry in Revision - Designed in WordPress

D. V. Andrews - Digital Curriculum Vitae - Designed in Google Sites & Google Forms