Danny Paparella

Fiction | University of Akron | Class of 2021

In Jeremy Waits, Danny Paparella's novel, a young man finds himself in a confusing near future world that is riddled with the results of climate change, technological change, and radical social change. And amidst that confusion, while he navigates these changes, amid the chaos, he finds something invaluable: himself.  —Chris Barzak


About Danny

Danny Paparella is a writer, actor, drummer, and freind to bees who has gotten a few things published and stuff. Danny will continue to write and hopefully one day become a magical punk rock salamander.

What is your most awkward moment with a famous writer?

Talked to Dave Lucas while he was peeing.

Where was your favorite place to write while you were in the program?

Angel Falls Coffee Co.

What would you choose as your last meal?

300 lb of sour gummy worms, a singular meatball, and three snap peas.

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