Individual Author Record
Name: Mark SloukaPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Fiction Non-Fiction Born: 1958 in Queens, New York Sites:
Illinois ConnectionSlouka worked at the University of Chicago.
Biographical and Professional InformationMark Slouka is the child of Czech immigrants. He is the internationally recognized author of six books. Both his fiction and nonfiction have been translated into sixteen languages. His stories have twice been selected for inclusion in Best American Short Stories, and his essays have appeared three times for Best American Essays. A contributing editor to ''Harpers Magazine'' since 2001, his work also appears in ''Ploughshares'', ''Orion Magazine'', ''Bomb'', ''The Paris Review'', ''Agni'', and ''Granta''. A Guggenheim and NEA fellowship recipient, he has taught literature and writing at Harvard, Columbia, and University of Chicago. He is currently living in Brewster, NY.
*''War of the Worlds: Cyberspace and the High-tech Assault on Reality'', Basic Books, 1995*''Lost Lake: Stories'', Knopf, 1998*''God's Fool'', Knopf, 2002*''The Visible World'', Houghton Mifflin Harcourt , 200*''Essays from the Nick of Time: Reflections and Refutations'', Grey Wolf, 2010*''Brewster: A Novel'', Norton, 2014