Susan Freinkel

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General Information

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Name: Susan Freinkel

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction

Born: in Evanston, Illinois





Photo Credit: Mikhail Lemkhin

Illinois Connection

Susan was born and raised in Evanston, Illinois. She now resides in San Francisco, California.

Biographical and Professional Information

A graduate of Wesleyan University and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, Freinkel began her career as a reporter at the Wichita Eagle-Beacon in Wichita, Kansas. She soon became one of the paper’s lead project writers, working on series that explored such diverse issues as: AIDS in the heartland, the precarious state of rural hospitals, the brain drain from Kansas, the changing nature of families.

Published Works

  • Plastic: A Toxic Lovestory, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2011

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Susan Freinkel on WorldCat


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