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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Edward McClelland  

Pen Name: Ted McClelland

Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction

Born: 1967 in Lansing, Michigan


Illinois Connection

McClelland lives in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Edward McClelland grew up in Lansing, Michigan. After getting his start in journalism at the ''Lansing State Journal'', he later worked as a staff writer for the ''Chicago Reader''. His writing has appeared in ''The New York Times'', ''Los Angeles Times'', ''Columbia Journalism Review'', ''Salon'', ''Slate'' and ''The Nation''.

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-- *2008 Great Lakes Book Award in General Nonfiction , ''The Third Coast ''