David Lohrey

Nationality: American
Time Living in Japan: 2 years
Employer(s): Private Contractor
Current Job Title: Freelance Writer
Area(s) of Expertise: Education, writing, cross-cultural awareness, contemporary literature
Education: Bachelor of Arts from UC Berkeley; Master of Arts from Cal State Los Angeles, Master of Science from National University, Ph.D. from Charles Sturt University

Publications Featured In: New London Writers (UK), Sudden Denouement Publications (USA), Otoliths (AUS), Quarterday (Scotland), Backlash Press (UK), Dodging the Rain (Ireland), Collections of Poetry and Prose (South Africa), Lap Lambert (Germany)
Favorite Thing About Living in Japan: Safety, efficiency, civility, decency
Favorite Place to Visit in Japan: Shikoku

BIO: David was born in New York but grew up in Memphis, Tennessee. He graduated from college in California and then spent 30 years there, mostly in Los Angeles. He’s taught in California, New Jersey, Saudi Arabia, and China. Most recently, he and his wife moved to Tokyo. She is from Takamatsu. He’s semi-retired but continues to write and publish various pieces, chiefly poetry but also travel pieces.

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