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Faculty of Foreign Studies

Researcher List >> MARC KAUFMAN


AffiliationSophia University
SectionFaculty of Foreign Studies, Department of English Studies
Job titleAssociate Professor
Degree英文学学士(ビンガムトン大学), 美術学修士(サラローレンス大学)
J-Global ID201301060600272709


Currently researching Jewish migration from Eastern Europe in the early 1900s to the New York area for a new novel/ collection of short stories. 

Research Interests

Creative Writing, Short Fiction, Novel Writing, Contemporary Fiction, Rare Stamps, Jewish Diaspora, New York Catskill Mountain History

Research Areas

  • Humanities & social sciences / Literature - British/English-languag / 


Marc Kaufman   
-Ette Review   (2)    Mar 2024   [Refereed]
Narrative Magazine   Stories of the Week: 2018-2019    Jan 2019   [Refereed]
After a series of personal and professional failures, a career movie extra devises ways to attract more camera attention right before he is set to film a large scale battle scene.
Marc Kaufman   
Isthmus Review      Oct 2017   [Refereed]
Marc Kaufman   
Silk Road Review   (18) 10-26   Oct 2017   [Refereed]
Marc Kaufman   
The Font: A Literary Journal For Language Teachers      May 2017   [Refereed]

Books and Other Publications

Kimiyo Ogawa, Marc Kaufman, Jim McKinley
Suken Publishing   Sep 2022   (ISBN:9784410385087)
Kimiyo Ogawa, Marc Kaufman, Jim McKinley(Part:Joint author)
Suken Publishing   Sep 2022   (ISBN:9784410385049)
Kimiyo Ogawa, Marc Kaufman, Jim McKinley(Part:Joint author)
Suken Publishing   Nov 2019   (ISBN:9784410385230)
Kimiyo Ogawa, Marc Kaufman, Jim McKinley(Part:Joint author)
Suken Publishing   2018   (ISBN:9784410385032)   
Kimiyo Ogawa, Marc Kaufman, Jim McKinley(Part:Joint author)
Suken Publishing   2018   (ISBN:9784410385070)   


Marc Kaufman   
Tokyo International Literary Festival   2 Mar 2016   Nippon Foundation   
An excerpt from a short story about an exiled Japanese media figure who moves to New York to take a temporary position at a public television station.
Four Stories-Literary Reading Series   29 Jun 2013   [Invited]

Professional Memberships

Pen America
Authors Guild (USA)
Society of Writers, Editors, and Translators
The Japan Association For Language Teaching
Association of Writers and Writing Programs

Academic Activities

Professor and Novelist Mary Morris Oct 2020 - Today


Honorable Mention Glimmer Train Magazine Family Matters Competition
Glimmer Train Magazine. 24 October 2018. Print.
Kaufman, Marc. “Bodies Up Ahead. Novel Excerpt.”
Finalist Glimmer Train Magazine Fiction Open Competition
Glimmer Train Magazine. 06 March 2017. Print.
Kaufman, Marc. “Dream Eaters" Short Story.
Finalist Narrative Magazine Fall Story Competition
Narrative Magazine. 23 December 2010. Web.
Kaufman, Marc. “The Logic of New Cities. Novel Excerpt.”
Finalist Glimmer Train Magazine Family Matters Competition
Glimmer Train Magazine. 22 March 2009. Print.
Kaufman, Marc. “The Mountain Dog. Novel Excerpt.”