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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Joe Richard Morgan  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT History Non-Fiction

Born: 1934 in Leicester, North Carolina


Illinois Connection

Joe attended Wheaton College and then taught on the west side of chicago for over 35 years.

Biographical and Professional Information

Becoming an author was not his original plan, although more people now know of Morgan's talents because not only is he a writing instructor with the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute but because he just won the annual SunSations writing contest with his entry “On the Road,” published in the March issue of SunSations.

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