Kevin Davis

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General Information

Name: Kevin Davis

Pen Name: None

Genres: Fiction

Born: in Chicago, Illinois



Illinois Connection

Davis was born in Chicago. He attended the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign and currently resides in Chicago, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Davis is an award-winning journalist, author and magazine writer. He is a former crime reporter for the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, his writing has appeared in USA Today, the Chicago Tribune, Chicago magazine, Utne Reader, In These Times, American Bar Association Journal, Reader’s Digest, USA Weekend, Encyclopaedia Britannica and many other publications.

Davis is an adjunct faculty member at the University of Chicago Graham School of Continuing Studies, as well as a part-time jourmalism instructor at Loyola University Chicago. He also teaches a writing class for detainees at the Cook County Jail. He has also worked as an editorial consultant for Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Loyola University Medical Center.

Published Works

The Wrong Man, Avon, 1996

Defending the Damned: Inside Chicago's Cook County Public Defender's Office, Atria Books, 2007

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

The Wrong Man

ISBN: 0380778157
Release Date: 1996-03

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Defending the Damned: Inside a Dark Corner of the Criminal Justice System

ISBN: 0743270940
Release Date: 2008-09-02

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Kevin Davis on WorldCat

Kevin Davis on Amazon


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