Dan Chaon

Dan Chaon is the acclaimed author of Among the Missing, which was a finalist for the National Book Award, and You Remind Me of Me, which was named one of the best books of the year by The Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, San Francisco Chronicle, The Christian Science Monitor, and Entertainment Weekly, among other publications. Chaon’s fiction has appeared in many journals and anthologies, including The Best American Short Stories, Pushcart Prize, and The O. Henry Prize Stories. He has been a finalist for the National Magazine Award in Fiction, and he was the recipient of the 2006 Academy Award in Literature from the American Academy of Arts. The Washington Post calls Chaon's newest novel, Ill Will, "the scariest novel of the year." 

Read our UntitledTown review of Dan Chaon's Ill Will here.
Read our UntitledTown interview here. 

Related events

Author reading and signing - Dan Chaon

with Dan Chaon

Brown County Library - Downtown (Auditorium - Basement)

April 29, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM


Track: Readers

Craft Talk: Midwestern Gothic

with Dan Chaon, Liam Callanan, Wendy Wimmer, Christi Clancy

St. Brendan's Inn - Waterford Room

April 29, 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM


Track: Writing Craft