Chris Vanjonack is an M.F.A. candidate at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, a reader for Ninth Letter and No Contact, and an occasional contributor to Denver Westword. He's also a former language arts teacher from Fort Collins, Colorado, where he co-founded Slamogadro, and wrote + performed in three wildly unprofessional theater productions for the Fort Collins Fringe Festival.
He is a recipient of the 2020-2021 AWP Intro Journals Award, and his fiction and creative non-fiction have appeared or are forthcoming in One Story, Barrelhouse, DIAGRAM, Electric Literature, The Rumpus, CRAFT Literary, and elsewhere.
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You can also find him on Twitter @chrisvanjonack and on Goodreads.