Chris Vanjonack

Chris Vanjonack is an MFA candidate at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, a reader for Ninth Letter and No Contact, and a former language arts teacher from Fort Collins, Colorado. He is a recipient of the 2020 AWP Intro Journals Award, and his fiction and creative nonfiction have appeared or are forthcoming in One Story, Barrelhouse, DIAGRAM, The Rumpus, CRAFT Literary, and elsewhere. Find him on Twitter @chrisvanjonack and read more at