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Born: 1975 Van Wert, Ohio
Photo Credit: Ryan Bakerink
McOmber teaches at Columbia College in Chicago.
Biographical and Professional Information
Adam McOmber is the Assistant Director of the Creative Nonfiction program at Columbia College, where he teaches both creative nonfiction and mythology, and the associate editor of the college’s literary magazine Hotel Amerika. His first book, the short story collection “This New and Poisonous Air,” received nominations for 2012 Pushcart Prizes and Best American Fantasy. His second book is the novel, “The White Forest,” which features a protagonist who can see the souls of objects.
- This New & Poisonous Air, BOA Editions Ltd, 2011
- The White Forest: A Novel , Touchstone, 2012
Titles at Your Library
This New & Poisonous Air (American Readers Series)
Release Date: 2011-06-21
The White Forest: A Novel
Release Date: 2012-09-11
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
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