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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Christian Karl Messenger  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT

Born: East Orange, New Jersey


Illinois Connection

Christian Messenger is a Professor of American literature and cultural studies at the University of Illinois in Chicago.

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-- Carl Sandburg Literary Award for Non-Fiction for `Sport and the Spirit of Play in America`.