David Lazar

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General Information

Name: David Lazar

Pen Name: None

Genres: Poetry


Website: http://www.colum.edu/Academics/English_Department/Faculty/David_Lazar.php

Email: dlazar@colum.edu

Illinois Connection

Lazar is a professor at Columbia College Chicago, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

David Lazar's writings have appeared widely in various anthologies, poetry magazines,and has had five of his essays named "Notable Essays of the Year" according to Best American Essays. He created the undergrad and Ph.D. programs in Nonfiction writing at Ohio University, as well as directed the creation of similar study programs at Columbia College in Chicago. He is the founding editor of the literary magazine Hotel Amerika.

Published Works

Powder Town, Pecan Grove Pr , 2008

The Body of Brooklyn , University Of Iowa Press, 2011

Occasional Desire: Essays, University of Nebraska Press , 2013

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Powder Town

ISBN: 1931247528
Release Date: 2008-07-15

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The Body of Brooklyn (Sightline Books)

ISBN: 1587293838
Release Date: 2011-11-16

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Occasional Desire: Essays

ISBN: 0803246382
Release Date: 2013-09-01

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

David Lazar on WorldCat

David Lazar on Amazon


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