Bain, David Haward

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BAIN, David Haward

BAIN, David Haward. American, b. 1949. Genres: History, Social commentary, Writing/Journalism. Career: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., NYC, editorial assistant, 1973-76; Stonehill Publishers, NYC, editor, 1976-77; Crown Publishers, NYC, editor, 1977-78; writer, 1978-; Bread Loaf Writers' Conference, faculty, 1981-88, 2003, admissions board, 1987-; Middlebury College, lecturer, 1987-. Publications: Aftershocks, 1980; Sitting in Darkness, 1984; Whose Woods These Are, 1994; The College on the Hill, 1999. Empire Express: Building the First Transcontinental Railroad, 1999; The Old Iron Road, 2004. Contributor to periodicals. Address: c/o Ellen Levine Trident Media Group, 41 Madison Ave, New York, NY 10010, U.S.A.