Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  John D. Callaway  

Pen Name: None


Audience: Adult;

Born: N/A

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Illinois Connection

John Callaway and his wife have a home in Chicago, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Callaway is perhaps best known for his work as host of WTTW’s Chicago Tonight news interview which he hosted from its beginning in l984 to June, 1999. He is now one of the Hosts of the Chicago Tonight Friday Night program on WTTW and Host and Senior Editor of WTTW’s Chicago Stories program.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library

Action on the streets;: A handbook for inner city youth work
ISBN: 0809617153

Association Press. 1969

Book by Carney, Frank J

ISBN: 0915463652

Jameson Books Inc.. 1994

Book by Callaway, John D.


Peabody Award and Nine Emmys

Speaking Engagements

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