Individual Author Record
Name: Lowell D. ThompsonPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction Born: in Chicago, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionLowell D. Thompson is a Chicago-born,(Chicago's South Side) bred and based artist/writer/creative catalyst.
Biographical and Professional InformationLowell thompson spent the first 35 years of his adulthood creating ads and commercials for many of the nation's biggest advertising agencies.He was one of the first African Americans hired in advertising when American companies finally opened themselves to "unwhites" following the 1968 assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the urban riots that followed.
*''"WHITE FOLKS": Seeing America Through Black Eyes '', Lowell Thompson Creates, 1996*''African Americans in Chicago '', Arcadia Publishing, 2012