Individual Author Record
Name: Josh KarpPen Name: None Genre: Fiction Audience: Adult; Born: 1966 in Chicago, Illinois
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Illinois ConnectionKarp was born in Chicago and graduated from Northwestern University. He currently resides in Glenco, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional InformationKarp has written for ''Atlantic Monthly'', ''Salon'', ''Premiere'', ''LA Times Sunday Magazine'', ''TimeOut New York'', ''Chicago Magazine'', ''Chicago Sun-Times'' and other publications. He received his Master's in Journalism from Northwestern University and is an adjunct lecturer of journalism at Northwestern, University. He has also taught at Loyola and DePaul.
- A Futile and Stupid Gesture: How Doug Kenney and National Lampoon Changed Comedy Forever , Chicago Review Press, 2008
- Straight Down the Middle: Shivas Irons, Bagger Vance, and How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love My Golf Swing, Chronicle Books, 2010