Dan Keane

Dan Keane
Office Phone
+86 (21) 20595091

Dan Keane is a Lecturer in the Writing Program at NYU Shanghai. His fiction and journalism have appeared Harper’s, McSweeney’s, Zoetrope: All-Story, Artforum, The Austin Chronicle, and The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2014, among others. A graduate of the Helen Zell Writers’ Program at the University of Michigan, he has also worked as a correspondent for The Associated Press in La Paz, Bolivia, and as a reporter for The Big Bend Sentinel in Marfa, Texas. More information is available at dankeane.com.

Courses Taught

  • Eighty Pages to Midnight: Writing Your Life in Autofiction and Essay
  • Perspectives on the Humanities: Go West!
  • Introduction to Creative Writing
  • Global Perspectives on Society - Writing Workshop


  • MFA, Fiction
    University of Michigan, 2012
  • BA, Earth and Environmental Sciences
    Columbia University, 2000