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David Adam Galef (born March 27, 1959) is an American fiction writer, critic, poet, translator, and essayist.

Born in the Bronx, he grew up in Scarsdale. He graduated summa cum laude from Princeton University in 1981, after which he lived in Osaka, Japan, for a year. He received an M.A. in English from Columbia University in 1984, and a Ph.D. in literature in 1989. In 1992, he married Beth Weinhouse. From 1989 to 2008, he was a professor of English at the University of Mississippi in Oxford, where he administered the M.F.A. program in creative writing until 2007. David Galef and his family currently live in Montclair, where he is a professor at Montclair State University.

Galef has published thirteen books. In addition, he has written over seventy short stories for magazines ranging from the British Punch to the Czech Prague Revue, the Canadian Prism International and the American Shenandoah. His essays and reviews have appeared in The New York Times, Newsday, The Village Voice, Twentieth Century Literature, The Columbia History of the British Novel and others. His awards include a Henfield Foundation grant, a Writers Exchange award from Poets & Writers, and a Mississippi Arts Council grant, as well as residencies at Yaddo and Ragdale.

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Total Books: 34
Brevity A Flash Fiction Handbook
2016 - Brevity a Flash Fiction Handbook (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780231179690
ISBN-10: 0231179693
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Reference

Japanese Proverbs Wit and Wisdom
2012 - Japanese Proverbs Wit and Wisdom (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9784805312001
ISBN-10: 4805312009
Genres: Reference, Politics & Social Sciences

Yomimono - 16
2012 - Yomimono - 16 [Volume 16] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781475196948
ISBN-10: 1475196946
Genre: Literature & Fiction

My Date With Neanderthal Woman
2011 - My Date with Neanderthal Woman (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781936873050
ISBN-10: 1936873052
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.

How to Cope with Suburban Stress
2009 - How to Cope with Suburban Stress [Easyread Large Bold Edition] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781442968424
ISBN-10: 1442968427

2007 - Flaws (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781933456560
ISBN-10: 1933456566

A Man of Ideas and Other Stories
2007 - A Man of Ideas and Other Stories (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781934819036
ISBN-10: 1934819034
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Laugh Track
2002 - Laugh Track (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781578064229
ISBN-10: 1578064228
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Even a Stone Buddha Can Talk
Even Monkeys Fall from Trees The Wit and Wisdom of Japanese Proverbs
1996 - Tracks (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780688133436
ISBN-10: 0688133436
Genre: Children's Books

1996 - Tracks (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780590134743
ISBN-10: 0590134744
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.

1995 - Flesh (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781877946554
ISBN-10: 1877946559
Genre: Literature & Fiction

The Supporting Cast A Study of Flat and Minor Characters
1993 - The Supporting Cast a Study of Flat and Minor Characters (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780271008851
ISBN-10: 0271008857
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Even Monkeys Fall from Trees
1989 - Even Monkeys Fall From Trees [H] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780804815260
ISBN-10: 0804815267
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Supporting Cast
1989 - Supporting Cast (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780271026350
ISBN-10: 0271026359
Genre: Literature & Fiction

The Little Red Bicycle
1988 - The Little Red Bicycle (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780394894386
ISBN-10: 0394894383
Genres: Children's Books, Reference
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.

Turning Japanese
Turning Japanese (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781579620103
ISBN-10: 1579620108
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Apocalypses (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781599245300
ISBN-10: 1599245302