Michael Norman

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General Information

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Name: Michael Norman

Pen Name: None

Genres: Fiction, Other;

Born: 1947 in Macomb, Illinois

Website: www.michaelnorman.us

Email: jmichaelnorman@msn.com

Illinois Connection

Michael Norman holds a Master's degree from DeKalb's Northern Illinois University.

Biographical and Professional Information

Michael Norman began his carer at the De Kalb Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, as a staff writer, from 1971-72. He then went to WRHL-Radio, Rochelle, IL, as the news director, from 1972-73. Norman is now a professor emeritus of journalism at the University of Wisconsin - River Falls, where he taught a wide-range of courses in writing, media law, public opinion and broadcast journalism. He served as department chair for 18 years, managed the Midwest Writers' Conference and also served as director of the UW-River Falls University Press.

Published Works

  • Haunted Heartland (With Beth Scott), Dorset Press , 1991
  • Haunted America (With Beth Scott), Tor Books, 1994
  • Historic Haunted America (With Beth Scott-Originally Published in 1994), Tor Books, 2007
  • Haunted Wisconsin (With Beth Scott-Originally Published in 2001), University of Wisconsin Press, 2011
  • The Nearly Departed: Minnesota Ghost Stories and Legends , Minnesota Historical Society Press, 2009

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Historic Haunted America

ISBN: 0765319705
Release Date: 2007-09-18

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Haunted Wisconsin

ISBN: 0299285944
Release Date: 2011-10-15

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The Nearly Departed: Minnesota Ghost Stories and Legends

ISBN: 0873517172
Release Date: 2009-09-01

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Michael Norman on WorldCat

Michael Norman on Amazon


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