Individual Author Record
Name: David Michael KaplanPen Name: None Genre: Born: 1946 in New York, New York
-- Website -- http://www.luc.edu/english/faculty/davidmichaelkaplan.shtml
-- David Michael Kaplan on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=david+michael+kaplan
Illinois ConnectionKaplan lives in Chicago and teaches creative writing at Loyola University.
Biographical and Professional InformationDavid Michael Kaplan is an associate professor of English at Loyola University in Chicago, where he directs the creative writing program. He has written award-winning short stories that are compiled in his book, ''Comfort''. The book begins with a piece entitled "Doe Season," which was selected as one of the best American short stories of 1985.
- Comfort, Viking, 1987
- Revision, A Creative Approach to Writing and Rewriting Fiction, Story Press, 1997
- Skating in the Dark, Pantheon Books, 1991
Titles At Your Library
Comfort (Contemporary American fiction)
ISBN: 0140096248 Penguin Books. 1988
Skating in the Dark
ISBN: 051708841X Random House Value Publishing. 1992 Frank moves from childhood through a delinquent adolescence and insecure young adulthood, to a marriage to Jena--filled with promise and disillusion--to an adulthood spent trying to break free from his past
Revision: A Creative Approach to Writing and Rewriting Fiction
ISBN: 188491019X Story Pr. 1997 The author shows how three of his own short stories evolved from journal musings to published versions, with discussions on revising at different stages in the process, cutting and adding, rearranging the plot, and revising after publication