Joseph Olshan

Joseph Olshan

Joseph Olshan is an award-winning American novelist. His first novel, Clara's Heart, won the Times / Jonathan Cape Young Writers' Competition and went on to be made into a feature film starring Whoopi Goldberg. He is the author of eight novels, the most recent of which, Cloudland, was published in 2012.

In addition to his novels, he has written extensively for newspapers and magazines, including the New York Times, the New York Times Magazine, The TimesThe Guardian,The IndependentThe Washington Post, The Chicago Tribune, the New York Observer, Harpers Bazaar, People magazine and Entertainment Weekly. During the 1990's he was a regular contributor of book reviews to the Wall Street Journal. For six years was a professor of Creative Writing at New York University where he taught both graduate and undergraduate courses.

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15 Mar 2019

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01 Feb 2019

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31 Jan 2019

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