Frederick Kaufman is an Associate Professor of English and Journalism at College of Staten Island and at CUNY's Graduate School of Journalism. Kaufman's nonfiction has appeared in The New York Times Sunday Magazine, The New York Times Sunday Book Review, New York Magazine, Harper's, The New Yorker, Gourmet, Gentleman's Quarterly, Interview, Spin, Spy, Aperture, Allure, Publisher's Weekly, The Village Voice Literary Supplement, and numerous other publications. His forthcoming book, A Short History of the American Stomach, will be published by Harcourt. Other books include Manuel Alvarez Bravo: Photographs and Memories, and the novel 42 Days and Nights on the Iberian Peninsula with Anís Ladrón. Documentary filmwriting credits include Fastpitch, the grand prizewinner of the Nashville International Film Festival. Kaufman received his B.A. from Yale and a Ph.D. in English from The Graduate Center.


BA, Yale University

MA, CUNY Graduate Center

PhD, CUNY Graduate Center

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