Devin Murphy

Fiction Writer, Creative Nonfiction Writer

Author's Bio

Devin Murphy is the nationally bestselling author of The Boat Runner and Tiny Americans (Harper Perennial). His fiction and nonfiction have appeared or is forthcoming in over a hundred journals and magazines including The Chicago Tribune, The Missouri Review, Glimmer Train, Outside Magazine, and New Stories from the Midwest. He is an Associate Professor at Bradley University and lives in Chicago with his wife and kids.

Publications & Prizes

Creative Nonfiction

Being What Makes a Man (University of Nebraska Press, 2014)
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The Boat Runner (Harper Perennial, 2017)
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Barnes and Nobel Discover Great New Writers, Fall 2017.

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Buffalo, NY
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Last update: Jun 25, 2019