Joe Kraus

Joe Kraus is the chair of English & Theatre at the University of Scranton, where he teaches creative writing and contemporary American literature. He is co-author of An Accidental Anarchist (Chicago Review Press, 2004) and of the forthcoming The Kosher Capones: A History of the Jewish Gangster in Chicago (Northern Illinois UP, 2019). His creative work has appeared, among other places, in The American Scholar, Riverteeth, Southern Humanities Review, Moment, and The Baltimore Review.