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Illinois Center for the Book


Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Joan Kufrin  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Born:


-- Joan Kufrin on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=joan+kufrin


Illinois Connection

Kufrin lives in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Joan Kufrin is a playwright and journalist who lives in Chicago with her husband George, a professional photographer. George took the photos that appear in her book, ''Uncommon Women: Gwendolyn Brooks, Sarah Caldwell, Julie Harris, Mary McCarthy, Alice Neel, Roberta Peters, Maria Tallchief, Mary Lou Williams, Eugenia Zukerman''.


Published Works

  • Uncommon Women: Gwendolyn Brooks, Sarah Caldwell, Julie Harris, Mary McCarthy, Alice Neel, Roberta Peters, Maria Tallchief, Mary Lou Williams, Eugenia Zukerman, New Century Publishers, 1985
  • Leo Burnett: Star Reacher, Leo Burnett Company, 1995
  • The Messenger, Dramatic Publications, 1997
  • Write Tight, Edit Tough: Your Job Depends on It, CreateSpace, 2013


Selected Titles At Your Library

Uncommon Women :
ISBN: 0832901091. OCLC Number:

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Interviews with Maria Tallchief, Eugenia Zukerman, Gwendolyn Brooks, Roberta Peters, Mary McCarthy, Sarah Caldwell, Julie Harris, Alice Neel and Mary Lou Williams.

The messenger :
ISBN: 0871298112. OCLC Number:

Dramatic Pub.,. Woodstock, Ill. :. ©1997.


Speaking Engagements

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