Will Leitch

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General Information

Name: Will Leitch

Pen Name: J. More

Genres: Fiction, Non-Fiction

Born: October 10, 1975 in Mattoon, Illinois

Website: N/A

Email: will@deadspin.com

Illinois Connection

He was born in Mattoon, Illinois and graduated from the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign.

Biographical and Professional Information

Will Leitch is a writer and editor. He was the founding editor for Dead Spin, 2005-2008. He is a contributor to periodicals - Slate, Salon.com, Playboy, Sportingnews.com, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, New York magazine and the New York Times. He is also contributing editor for New York magazine.

Published Works

Catch, Razorbill, 2005

The Anti-Valentine's Handbook, Penguin Group, 2005

God Save the Fan: How Steroid Hypocrites, Soul-Sucking Suits, and a Worldwide Leader Not Named Bush Have Taken the Fun Out of Sports, Harper Paperbacks, 2009

Life as a Loser, Arriviste Press Inc., 2005

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library


ISBN: 1595140697
Release Date: 2005-12-01

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Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Will Leitch on WorldCat

Will Leitch on Amazon


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