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John Christgau

John Christgau (1934–2018) was the author of thirteen books and three one-act plays. His novel SPOON won the Society of Midland Authors prize for "Best Fiction." ENEMIES , this country’s first book on the World War II alien enemy internment program, was republished by the University of Nebraska Press in 2011. He was also the author of KOKOMO JOE: The Story of the First Japanese American Jockey in the United States , published in 2009.