Local Author Visits OHS on Oct. 29th
Meet author Dan Chaon in the Orange High School Media Center on Monday, October 29, 2012 at 1 p.m. This event is FREE and open to the Public. He will be giving a reading and interacting with English teacher Mr.Vikas Turakhia's students.
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.
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 and Letters. Chaon lives in Cleveland, Ohio, and teaches at Oberlin College, where he is the Pauline M. Delaney Professor of Creative Writing.