Individual Author Record
Taylor lives in Chicago.
Biographical and Professional Information
Taylor is the Literary Editor and Sunday Magazine Editor of the ''Chicago Tribune''. A former President of the National Book Critics Circle, she still serves on the Board of Directors and chairs the strategic planning committee. Elizabeth has also served as a Pulitzer juror and has charied the Biography and Fiction committees.Taylor grew up in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania. She graduated Magna Cum Laude and was a Mary Lyon Scholar at Mount Holyoke College in South Hadley, Massachusetts. She went on to Yale University where she earned an MA. After college, she worked for the Carnegie Institute for Peace and then for the ''Philadelphia Inquirer'' where she wrote opinion columns and book reviews.
American Pharoah: Mayor Richard J. Daley—His Battle for Chicago and the Nation, Back Bay Books, 2001 - written with Adam Cohen.
Titles At Your Library
American Pharaoh: Mayor Richard J. Daley - His Battle for Chicago and the Nation
Back Bay Books. 2001
Now in paperback comes the story of Richard J. Daley, the last of the big city bosses, the patriarch of a political dynasty, and a major national figure in American urban politics. of photos.
Society of Midland Authors Prize Winner for ''American Pharaoh''