Dr. David Axelrod

Dr. David Axelrod

Contact Information

Email: daxelrod@eou.edu
Phone: 541-962-3633
Office: Loso Hall 227

About David Axelrod

Dr. David A. Axelrod, Professor of English and Writing, has taught at EOU since 1988.

Professional Credentials

David Axelrod is the award-winning author of eight collections of poetry and essays, most recently, What Next, Old Knife? and Folly.

His work has appeared recently or is forthcoming in Alaska Quarterly Review, Chariton Review, Florida Review, Hotel Amerika, Narrative, New Letters, River Styx, Tampa Review, among others.

Dr. Axelrod is the co-editor of basalt: a journal of fine and literary arts, and is the co-founder of EOU’s low-residency MFA in Creative Writing.


  • WR 121: Expository Writing
  • WR 122: Argumentative Writing
  • WR 242: Intro to Poetry
  • WR 342: Intermediate Poetry
  • WR 351: Professional Editing and Publishing
  • WR 440: Multi-Genre Workshop
  • WR 541: Graduate Workshop
  • WR 542: Graduate Seminar
  • WR 552: Individualized Studies
  • ENGL 390: Multicultural Literature
  • ENGL 201: Shakespeare