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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  James Park Sloan  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born: 1945


-- James Park Sloan on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=james++park+sloan

E-Mail: -- jimsloan@uic.edu


Illinois Connection

Sloan was a Professor of English at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

James Park Sloan is a noted author, critic and academic. He is currently Professor Emeritus of the English Department at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He was educated at Harvard University, designed a course in 'Western Values' for the Harvard Business School and served in the Vietnam War as a paratrooper.


Published Works

  • War Games, Houghton, 1971
  • The Case History of Comrade V., Houghton, 1972
  • The Last Cold-War Cowboy, Morrow, 1987
  • Jerzy Kosinski, A Biography, Dutton, 1996


Selected Titles At Your Library

The last cold-war cowboy /
ISBN: 0688068960. OCLC Number:

W. Morrow,. New York :. ©1987.


Awards

New Writers Award for the best novel of 1970-71 from the Great Lakes College Prize Committee for

War Games

Society of Midland Authors Literary Award for Biography in 1996 for

Jerzy Kosinski

Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability (No)