Liam Callanan


Commentator and writer Liam Callanan teaches creative writing at the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee. He is the author of the novels The Cloud Atlas and All Saints.

Twitter: @liamcallanan

Arts & Culture
1:24 pm
Mon October 28, 2013

Essay: What Makes a True Haunted House

Essayist Liam Callanan argues that true haunted houses don't require an entrance fee.
Credit Sean MacEntee

Essayist Liam Callanan on what makes a real haunted house

We’re just a few days out from All Hallow’s Eve – Halloween is Thursday, and frightening opportunities abound.  Count Lake Effect essayist Liam Callanan as not all that excited.

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Project Milwaukee
10:22 am
Fri November 14, 2008

Barack Obama Makes Me Feel Old

Liam Callanan is a regular Lake Effect contributor and an author. He also teaches creative writing as an associate professor of English at UW-Milwaukee. In his personal essay for the Wise Today, Well Tomorrow mini series, he says that the new president makes him feel old.

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