Dan Wakefield

Dan Wakefield (born 1932) is an American novelist, journalist and screenwriter.

His best-selling novels ''Going All the Way'' (1970) and ''Starting Over'' (1973) were made into feature films.

He wrote the screenplay of ''Going All the Way'', which starred Ben Affleck, Rachel Weisz and Rose McGowan.

He created the NBC prime time television series ''James at 15'' (1977–78) and served as story editor of the series (1977).

His other notable works include ''Island in the City: The World of Spanish Harlem,'' (1959) a pioneering journalistic account of a Puerto Rican neighborhood in New York, and the memoir ''New York in the Fifties'', (2001) produced as a documentary film by Betsy Blankenbaker. His memoir ''Returning: A Spiritual Journey'' (1988) was called by Bill Moyers β€œone of the most important memoirs of the spirit I have ever read.” He edited and wrote the Introduction to ''Kurt Vonnegut Letters'' (2012.) Wakefield received The Bernard DeVoto Fellowship at The Bread Loaf Writer Conference in 1958, a Nieman Fellowship in Journalism (1963–64) and a Rockefeller Grant in Writing, 1968.

Wakefield retired as Writer in Residence at Florida International University (1995-2009) where he received The Faculty Award for Mentorship. He moved back to his hometown of Indianapolis in 2011. Provided by Wikipedia
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Published 1976
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Published 1960
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Published 2001
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Published 1973
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Published 1959
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Published 1959
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Published 1998
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Published 1968
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Published 1997
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Published 1995
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Published 1968
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Published 1963
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