Individual Author Record
Name:Pen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT C:YOUNG ADULT Fiction Non-Fiction Born: in Detroit, Michigan Sites:
Illinois ConnectionHasak-Lowy moved to Evanston, Illinois in 2010 and resides there still today.
Biographical and Professional InformationTodd Hasak-Lowy has a PhD in Comparative Literature from the University of California, Berkley. For eight years, he was a professor of Hebrew Language and Literature at the University of Florida. During that time, he published scholarly articles and the book, Here and Now: History, Nationalism, and Realism in Modern Hebrew Fiction. He has also translated the books. Since moving to Chicago, Hasak-Lowy has turned to writing full-time and has taught various creative writing courses at different institutions including the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Northwestern University and the University of Illinois - Chicago. While his first books were written more for an adult audience, he has since moved into writing books geared more toward young readers.
*''33 Minutes'', Aladdin, 2013 *''Captives'', Spiegel & Grau, 2008 *''Here and Now: History, Nationalism, and Realism in Modern Hebrew Fiction'', Syracuse University Press, 2008 *''Me Being Me Is Exactly as Insane as You Being You'', Simon Pulse, 2015 *''The Task of This Translator'', Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2005