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Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Jason R. Girard  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born: in Chicago

-- Jason R. Girard on WorldCat --

E-Mail: --

Illinois Connection

Jason Girard grew up just blocks from Maxwell street in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Jason was a doorman at ''Buddy Guy's Legends'' while working his way through school at Triton College, where he attended culinary school. Later, he studied journalism at the University of Illinois. He is now head chef at ''Buddy Guy's'' and lives in suburban Chicago.

Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability (Yes) Blue Chef Management, PO 3443 Oak Park, IL. 60303-3443 []

Selected Titles At Your Library

The blues highways cookbook /
ISBN: 0970312407. OCLC Number: 45811674

Blue Chef Pub.,. .

Cooking is a way of life for folks Down South. Go straight to Baton Rouge on Highway 61 for a pot of homemade greens and cornbread--an entire cookbook of old-fashioned, down home, Southern cooking.