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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Donald G. Evans  

Pen Name: None


Born: 1965 in Chicago, Illinois

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Illinois Connection

Evans lives in Oak Park and used to work for the ''Chicago Sun Times''.

Biographical and Professional Information

Donald G. Evans is an instructor of English and Humanities at the Westwood College Chicago O'Hare campus. He is also a former sports reporter for the ''Chicago Sun Times'' and ''Lombardian/Villa Park Review'' newspapers, where he was also an editor, photojournalist, general reporter and humor columnist.Instrumental in creating the ''Chicago Literary Hall of Fame'', Evans is currently the executive director. He is also a novelist and the editor of the anthology ''Cubbie Blues: 100 Years of Waiting Till Next Year''.

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Two Pushcart Prize nominations.

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