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General Information

Name:  Rob Riseman  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction Other



Illinois Connection

Bob Reisman is a 'Blues Historian' who writes about the history of 'Blues' in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Bob Riesman is coeditor of Chicago Folk: Images of the Sixties Music Scene: The Photographs of Raeburn Flerlage. He produced and co-wrote the television documentary American Roots Music: Chicago, and was a contributor to Routledge’s Encyclopedia of the Blues.

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