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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Kathie Berguist  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction


-- Kathie Berguist on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Kathie moved to Chicago, Illinois in 1989.

Biographical and Professional Information

Kathie Berguist’s writing has been published in ''Girlfriends'' magazine, ''Out'', ''The Advocate'', ''Curve'', and ''Diva''. Born in Minneapolis, she moved to Chicago in 1989. She’s honed her observational skills in the field, having worked at both Women and Children First and Unabridged Bookstores in Chicago, and by writing a long-running lesbian nightlife column, “The Kathie Klub” for the Chicago gay weekly Nightlines. Currently, Bergquist is the City Editor of the ''Not For Tourists™ Guide to Chicago'' and a regular food contributor to the Chicago Reader. She holds a BA in Creative Writing from Columbia College Chicago, and lives on the northwest side of the city.

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