Daniel Wallace


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Director of Creative Writing

J. Ross MacDonald Distinguished Professor of English

Director of Creative Writing

Wallace has published six novels, including Big Fish (1998), and most recently Extraordinary Adventures (2017)Big Fish was made into a motion picture of the same name by Tim Burton in 2003, and a Broadway musical in 2014. He directs the Creative Writing Program at Carolina.

Teaching Awards

Johnston Award for Teaching Excellence, 2010


Research Groups and Interests

Creative Writing