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Focus Carolina: Daniel Wallace

Daniel Wallace directs the Creative Writing Program at UNC-Chapel Hill. He is the J. Ross MacDonald Distinguished Professor of Creative Writing in the Department of English and Comparative Literature in the College of Arts & Sciences. He is the author of six novels, including “Extraordinary Adventures.” His first novel, “Big Fish,” was adapted into a film and a Broadway musical, and translated into 25 languages. He teaches courses on writing fiction.