Deborah Blum

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General Information

Name: Deborah Blum

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction

Born: 1954 in Urbana, Illinois


Website: http://www.journalism.wisc.edu/users/dblum

Email: dbloom@wisc.edu

Illinois Connection

The author was born in Urbana.


Biographical and Professional Information

Ms. Blum now teaches journalism at the University of Wisconsin, Madison.

Published Works

The Poisoner's Handbook: Murder and the Birth of Forensic Science in Jazz Age New York, Penguin, 2010

Ghost Hunter's: William James and the Search for Scentific Proof of Life After Death, Penguin, 2007

Love at Goon Park: Harry Harlow and the Science of Affection, Basic Books, 2011

Sex on the Brain, Penguin , 1998

Monkey War's, Oxford University Press, 1995

A Field Guide for Science Writer's, Oxford University Press, 2005


Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

The Poisoner's Handbook: Murder and the Birth of Forensic Medicine in Jazz Age New York

ISBN: 1594202435
Release Date: 2010-02-18

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Ghost Hunters: William James and the Search for Scientific Proof of Life After Death

ISBN: 0143038958
Release Date: 2007-05-29

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Love at Goon Park: Harry Harlow and the Science of Affection

ISBN: 046502601X
Release Date: 2011-07-05

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Sex on the Brain: The Biological Differences Between Men and Women

ISBN: 0140263489
Release Date: 1998-07-01

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The Monkey Wars

ISBN: 019510109X
Release Date: 1995-12-14

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A Field Guide for Science Writers: The Official Guide of the National Association of Science Writers

ISBN: 0195174992
Release Date: 2005-08-25

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Literary Awards

  • Pulitzer Prize, Sacremento Bee Series on Primate Experiments
  • LA Times Book Award, Science of Affection
  • NY Times Notable Book of the Year, Sex on the Brain
  • Library Journal, Monkey Wars


Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

Journaliam Department, University of Wisconsin

External Links

Deborah Blum on WorldCat

Deborah Blum on Amazon

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