Kim Zupan

Kim Zupan

Kim Zupan is a native Montanan who grew up in and around Great Falls, where much of The Ploughmen is set. For twenty-five years Zupan made his living as a carpenter while pursuing his writing. He was a collegiate and professional bareback rider and has worked as a ranch hand, smelterman and salmon purse seine fisherman. He holds an MFA from the University of Montana. At present he teaches carpentry at Missoula College University of Montana.

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Kim Zupan: from rodeo to writing

Kim Zupan: from rodeo to writing

Kim Zupan has worked as a ranch hand, in a smelter, as a commercial fisherman in Alaska, on jet airplanes and now as a carpenter and carpentry teacher. He's also written a brilliant novel called The Ploughmen...