Lou Macaluso

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Name: Lou Macaluso

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction

Born: 1951 in Blue Island, Illinois

Website: www.loumacaluso.com

Email: loudor@comcast.net

Illinois Connection

Lou Macaluso now lives in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Lou Macaluso - author, speaker, death phobia expert, baby boomer expert speaks on motivational topics including: No Teacher Left Behind Those Death Defying BabyBoomers Becoming a Writer and/or Speaker at Any Time or Age.

His published works include: The Warming Sicilian Son (BrickHouse Books)—takes the reader on parallel journeys: A Sicilian-American writer’s modern-day trip to Sicily and his grandfather’s early 20th century emigration from Sicily to New Orleans in search of the American Dream; the journeys lead to dynamic self-discoveries and a true sense of home. Clown Town—a true story/social Chicago history of a baby boomer’s struggle with death phobia and numerous short stories.

Lou is also a retired English teacher, former coach, triathlete, former union president and current president of Clown Town Communications Company.

Published Works

  • The Warming Sicilian Son, Brick House Books, 2012
  • Clown Town, Dog Ear Publishing, 2008

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

The Warming Sicilian Son

ISBN: 1938144066
Release Date: 2012-09-15

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ISBN: 159858670X
Release Date: 2008-05-27

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

Please contact Lou Macaluso at any of these sites:




Or, by phone at: 773-779-8636

External Links

Lou Macaluso on WorldCat

Lou Macaluso on Amazon


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