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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  David Alan Mura  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT

Born: 1952 in North Chicago (Great Lakes) Illinois


Illinois Connection

Mura was born in Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

David Mura is a poet, memoirist, essayist, playwright, writer of fiction, performance artist, and literary critic. He now lives in Minneapolis, MN.

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-- New York Times Notable Book of the Year, (Turning Japanese), Loft McKnight Award for Poetry, 1992.