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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''.


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Titles At Your Library

Uncommon Women: Gwendolyn Brooks, Sarah Caldwell, Julie Harris, Mary McCarthy, Alice Neel, Roberta Peters, Maria Tallchief, Mary Lou Williams, Eugenia Zukerman
ISBN: 0832901091

New Century Pub. 1985

Interesting stories and detail on the lives of nine uncommon women. Enjoy.

The Messenger
ISBN: 0871298112

Dramatic Pub.. 1997

WriteTight, EditTough ®: Your job depends on it.
ISBN: 1492357162

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform. 2013

True to its title, Write Tight, Edit Tough® condenses the six essentials for writing and editing lean, targeted, powerful business copy into just 72 pages. Author Joan Kufrin, who has helped turn novice writers into professionals for more than 25 years, shows writers how these six essentials toughen, shorten and energize words into the kind of copy that grabs a reader's attention and keeps it riveted from start to finish.


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