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Chris Cander

Like most writers, Chris Cander was first a reader-of books, of course, but also cereal boxes, shampoo bottles and billboards. Her favorite gift as a kid was a dictionary, which she read from cover to cover. After graduating from the Honors Program at the University of Houston, she attended the Ploughshares International Fiction Writer's Seminar at Kasteel Well, Netherlands and the Bread Loaf Writer's Conference, where she worked with the creators of some of her favorite books. In addition to...See more