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Katherine Fischer

Born: in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Fischer lives in East Dubuque, Illinois.

Biography: Fischer is an Associate Professor of English at Clarke College in Dubuque, Iowa.


Katherine Fischer on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

Dreaming the Mississippi /
ISBN: 0826216862 OCLC: 191935098

University of Missouri Press, Columbia : ©2006.

"A twenty-first-century perspective of the Mississippi River's environmental, industrial, and recreational qualities viewed through stories and photographs reflecting the lives of those who live and work in its vicinity. Fischer's storytelling explores the struggle between engineers and naturalists, the effects of Hurricane Katrina, and her own immersion into river life"--Provided by publisher.