Join us for the 2015 Read Local Series:
October 14, 2015: Kelly Daniels's fiction and nonfiction have appeared in such journals as The Cimarron Review, Third Coast, The Sonora Review, Puerto del Sol, and others. A MacDowell Fellow, he has won awards and honors, including most recently first place for creative nonfiction for the annual writing contest at the San Miguel Writers’ Conference. His first book, Cloudbreak, California: A Memoir, came out in April 2013 to enthusiastic and wide-ranging reviews. An associate professor of creative writing at Augustana College, he lives in Rock Island with his wife and young son.