Discipline: Literature – nonfiction

Travis Dorsey

Discipline: Literature – nonfiction
Region: New York, NY
MacDowell Fellowships: 2017

Travis Dorsey is a chef and writer. While in resdience, he worked on his memoir, If This is Coffee Bring Me Tea, a novelization of his experiences working for clients around the world.


Phi Beta

Travis Dorsey worked in the Phi Beta studio.

Funded by the Phi Beta Fraternity, a national professional fraternity of music and speech founded in 1912, Phi Beta Studio was built from 1929–1931 of granite quarried on the MacDowell grounds. The small studio is very simple in design, but displays a pleasing combination of materials with its granite walls and colorful slate roofing. Inside is a…

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