Professor (Literary Journalism Program), English
School of Humanities
Fax: (949) 824-2916
University of California, Irvine
404 Humanities Instructional Building
Mail Code: 2650
Irvine, CA 92697
Law enforcement; the criminal justice system; homicide; inner-city education; affirmative action; crime fiction..
Miles Corwin, a former Los Angeles Times reporter, is the author of six books. The Killing Season was a national bestseller. And Still We Rise was awarded the PEN USA West award for nonfiction. Homicide Special was a Los Angeles Times bestseller. His novel Kind of Blue was named one of of the Top Ten First Crime Novels by Booklist. His two other novels are Midnight Alley and L.A. Nocturne. He graduated from UC Santa Barbara and received his M.A. at the University of Missouri School of Journalism.