Individual Author Record
Name: Carol FelsenthalPen Name: None Genre: Non-Fiction Born: Sites:
Illinois ConnectionA native Chicagoan, Felsenthal was educated in the Chicago public schools, the University of Illinois at Urbana. Felsenthal still lives in Chicago, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional InformationCarol Felsenthal is a journalist who specializes in writing biographies and magazine profiles. Her in-depth magazine articles about numerous political figures have recieved wide acclaim. She is also the author of several highly praised biographies on such high-profile figures as Alice Roosevelt Longworth, S. I. Newhouse, Jr., and Katharine Graham. HBO is scheduled to produce a television adaptation of her biography of Katharine Graham, ''Power Priviledge and the Post: The Katharine Graham Story''. She is a Contributing Editor at Chicago magazine.In 2005 and 2006 Felsenthal taught ''Writing Profiles'' at the University of Chicago - a course that drew on her experience writing magazine profiles of people ranging from Ann Landers to Don Rumsfeld.
*''Citizen Newhouse: Portrait of a Media Merchant'', Seven Stories Press, 2003*''Power, Privilege, and the Post: The Katharine Graham Story'', Seven Stories Press, 2003*''Princess Alice:The Life and Times of Alice Roosevelt Longworth'', St. Martin's Griffin, 2003*''Clinton in Exile: A President Out of the White House'', Harper Paperbacks, 2009