Individual Author Record
Name: Lee SandlinPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction Born: in Wildwood, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionAuthor lives in Chicago
Biographical and Professional InformationSandlin is an award-winning journalist and essayist who was born in Wildwood, Illinois, and grew up in the suburbs of Chicago. He briefly attended the University of Chicago and Roosevelt University before leaving school to travel and write. He currently resides in Chicago.Sandlin has written feature journalism, historical studies, and music reviews on opera and classical works. He has been a regular contributor to the ''Wall Street Journal'' and ''Chicago Reader'', where he was also for many years the TV critic. His essay “Losing the War” was included in the anthology ''The New Kings of Nonfiction''.
''Wicked River: The Mississipp River When it Last Ran Wild'', Pantheon, 2010''The Distancers'', Vintage, 2013''Storm Kings'', Pantheon Books, 2013