David Shafer
David Shafer (photo by Patrick Abbey, 2014)
David Shafer (photo by Patrick Abbey, 2014)
BornDavid J.C. Shafer
New York City, New York, United States
Alma materHarvard College
Columbia School of Journalism

David J.C. Shafer is an American author. His first novel Whiskey Tango Foxtrot was published by Mulholland Books on August 5, 2014. His work has appeared in The New York Times, Salon, The Irish Times, The Harvard Crimson, The Daily Beast, Willamette Week and Portland Monthly.[citation needed]

Born and raised in New York City, he graduated from Harvard College and the Columbia School of Journalism.[1] He has lived in Dublin and Buenos Aires. David Shafer now lives in Portland, Oregon with his wife, daughter and son.[citation needed]


  1. ^ Garner, Dwight (August 5, 2014). "Maybe There's a Whole Other Internet 'Whiskey Tango Foxtrot' May Be the Novel of the Summer". The New York Times.