Individual Author Record
Name: Gail Claudia TanzerPen Name: None Genre: Fiction History Audience: Adult; Born: 1945, in Chicago, Illinois
-- Blog -- http://gailtannerhistoricalfiction
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Illinois ConnectionTanzer was born and raised in Argo. She attended Augustana College and received a master's degree from the University of Chicago. She currently resides in a Chicago suburb. The historical fiction book on which she is working on now has the main character, Augusta Savage, giving presentations about her art at the Auditorium Theatre and to The Girls' Clubs on the South Side in the early 1930s.
Biographical and Professional InformationGail Tanzer also wrote a novel called Never Forget that she put on Tumblr. It's about three students at a high school, one of whom just came as a refugee from Syria. It is a YA fiction book, and it's aim is to make high school students more empathic towards their peers who look and act different from them.Home Is Where The Heart Is is a short book for grammar school children that she wrote especially for children on Prince Edward Island since the subject of the book drew her most famous works while a young person in Prince Edward Island. However, she never got that book published.
- Duccio and the Maesta, Createspace, 2013
- Across the Alps: The Secret Life of Albrecht Dürer, Createspace, 2015