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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Karen Hanson  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;


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Illinois Connection

Karen lives and works in the Chicago land area.

Biographical and Professional Information

Karen now works as a freelance journalist in the southwest suburbs of Chicago. As a serious blues fan, Karen has profiled blues artists and reviewed CDs for several blues websites and publications. She has also hosted online blues chats and forums. She teaches writing and literature at DeVry University in Tinley Park.

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Selected Titles At Your Library

Today's Chicago blues
ISBN: 9781893121195. OCLC Number: 71819993

Lake Claremont Press,. .

Profiles dozens of Chicago's blues musicians; discusses the city's blues history; and offers tips on clubs, radio stations, record labels, grave sites, and places of interest to blues fans.