Joe Meno

Joe Meno is a fiction writer and playwright who lives in Chicago. A winner of the Nelson Algren Literary Award, a Pushcart Prize, and a finalist for the Story Prize, he is the author of five novels and two short story collections including The Great Perhaps, The Boy Detective Fails, and Hairstyles of the Damned. His non-fiction has appeared in The New York Times and Chicago Magazine. He teaches in the Fiction Writing Department at Columbia College Chicago.