Pen Name: None
Genres: Non-Fiction, Poetry, History
Born: in western Illinois
Renwick was born and raised in western Illinois.
Biographical and Professional Information
Dustin Renwick fills his life with writing and competing in any sports events he can find. Usually this choice involves running, but options like pickleball and the occasional limbo contest have made the list. His writing has appeared in publications such as The Washington Post and USA Triathlon, and National Geographic once selected his photo as an editor’s pick. He earned his bachelor's degree in journalism from St. Ambrose University and his master's degree from the University of Missouri School of Journalism.
In 2017, Renwick edited the book, Pens, Plows, & Gunpowder: The Collected Works of J.P. Irvine.
Beyond the Gray Leaf: The Life and Poems of J.P. Irvine, Fleetwing Books, 2016
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Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)
The author is happy to talk to anyone interested in the book's subject matter. Major cross-over points would be Irvine himself, historical Illinois newspapers, Memorial Day / Civil War history, Midwest literature in the 19th century, and the geographical areas of Kirkwood, Rockford, and Warren / Henderson counties.
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