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Jerome Charyn

Born: 13-May-1937
Birthplace: Bronx, NY

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Novelist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The Good Policeman

Wife: (div.)

    University: BA, Columbia University (1959, cum laude)
    Teacher: High School of Music and Art, New York, NY (1962-64)
    Teacher: High School of Performing Arts, New York, NY (1962-64)
    Teacher: Lecturer in English, City College of New York (1965)
    Professor: English, Stanford University (1965-68)
    Professor: English, Herbert Lehman College, City College of New York (1968-80)
    Teacher: Lecturer in Creative Writing, Princeton University (1981-86)
    Professor: American University of Paris

    Phi Beta Kappa Society
    NEA Fellowship 1979
    Guggenheim Fellowship 1982

Author of books:
Once Upon a Droshky (1964, novel)
On the Darkening Green (1965, novel)
The Man Who Grew Younger and Other Stories (1967, short stories)
Going to Jerusalem (1968, novel)
American Scrapbook (1969, novel)
Eisenhower, My Eisenhower (1971, novel)
The Tar Baby (1973, novel)
The Isaac Quartet (1984, novel)
Blue Eyes (1975, novel)
Marilyn the Wild (1976, novel)
The Education of Patrick Silver (1976, novel)
Secret Isaac (1978, novel)
The Franklin Scare (1977, novel)
The Seventh Babe (1979, novel)
The Catfish Man: A Conjured Life (1980, novel)
Darlin' Bill: A Love Story of the Wild West (1980, novel)
Panna Maria (1982, novel)
Pinocchio's Nose (1983, novel)
War Cries over Avenue C (1985, novel)
The Magician's Wife (1986, novel)
Metropolis: New York as Myth, Marketplace, and Magical Land (1986, nonfiction)
Paradise Man (1987, novel)
Movieland: Hollywood and the Great American Dream Culture (1989, nonfiction)
The Good Policeman (1990, novel)
Elsinore (1991, novel)
Maria's Girls (1992, novel)
Montezuma's Man (1993, novel)
Little Angel Street (1994, novel)
Family Man (1995, short stories)
El Bronx (1997, novel)
The Dark Lady from Belorusse: A Memoir (1997, memoir)
Death of a Tango King (1998, novel)
Citizen Sidel (1999, novel)
Captain Kidd (1999, novel)
Margot: Queen of the Night (1999, novel)
Margot in Badtown (1999, novel)
The Black Swan: A Memoir (2000, memoir)
Sizzling Chops and Devilish Spins: Ping-pong And the Art of Staying Alive (2001, nonfiction)
Hurricane Lady (2001, novel)
Bronx Boy: A Memoir (2002, memoir)
Gangsters and Gold Diggers: Old New York, the Jazz Age, And the Birth of Broadway (2003, nonfiction)
The Green Lantern: A Romance of Stalinist Russia (2004, novel)
Savage Shorthand: The Life and Death of Isaac Babel (2005, biography)
Raised by Wolves: The Turbulent Art and Times of Quentin Tarantino (2006, criticism)

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