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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Barbara Barnett  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction Other

Audience: Adult;

Born: 1954 in Chicago, llinois

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Illinois Connection

Barnett currently lives in Wheeling, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Barbara Barnett is a noted speaker, author, blogger, entertainer, and educator. Co-Executive editor of Blogcritics, she is also Contributing TV/Film editor abd columnist with Blogcritics Magazine, an Internet magazine of pop culture, politics and more published by Technorati Media. In addition to writing about film and television, she writes opinion, feature and news pieces on a wide variety of topics, including politics, the writing life, technology, music, spirituality, religion, and culture.Her book, Chasing Zebras: The Unofficial Guide to House, M.D. has been translated into three languages.

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Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability (Yes)

Barbara does do appearances on a broad range of topics, including "the writing life," blogging, pop culture, spirituality, family and politics. Contact her at