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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Kevin Davis  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT Fiction

Born: in Chicago, Illinois


Illinois Connection

Davis was born in Chicago. He attended the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign and currently resides in Chicago, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Davis is an award-winning journalist, author and magazine writer. He is a former crime reporter for the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, his writing has appeared in USA Today, the Chicago Tribune, Chicago magazine, Utne Reader, In These Times, American Bar Association Journal, Reader’s Digest, USA Weekend, Encyclopaedia Britannica and many other publications.Davis is an adjunct faculty member at the University of Chicago Graham School of Continuing Studies, as well as a part-time jourmalism instructor at Loyola University Chicago. He also teaches a writing class for detainees at the Cook County Jail. He has also worked as an editorial consultant for Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Loyola University Medical Center.

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