Christine Gentry

Teacher. Writer. Storyteller.

Christine Gentry joins BBQ on the list of good things to come out of Texas. She holds a Ph.D. in English Education from Columbia University and currently serves as Visiting Assistant Professor and Residency Director for the NYU Teacher Residency in Corona, California. In what little spare time she has, Christine likes to write short stories, perform in oral storytelling shows, and produce/host shows around the country for The Story Collider. Her writing has been published in English Journal, The English Record, and Printer's Devil Review magazines, and her oral stories have been featured on the TEDx stage, The Moth Radio Hour, and This American Life. She is also a Moth Mainstage performer and two-time Moth GrandSLAM champion.


  • Links

    July 31, 2017

    A few links to things you might enjoy...

    (1) SoundCloud, which hosts several stories.

    (2) A Moth performance, recorded at the "Big Breaks" GrandSLAM at Cutler Majestic Theatre in Boston.

    (3) A RISK! performance, recorded at the "Respect" show at The Center for Arts at the Armory in Somerville.

    (4) A collection of dad stories in Printer's Devil Review.

    (5) A dad story featured on The Moth Radio Hour.

    (6) A family story on This American Life.