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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Wayne Klatt  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT Fiction Non-Fiction

Born: 1940 in Chicago, Illinois


Illinois Connection

Wayne is a life long Chicagoan.

Biographical and Professional Information

Wayne Klatt graduated from Lane Technical High School and the University of Illinois, where his major was communications (newspaper writing, advertising, radio-TV production) and my minors were history and psychology. He was a reporter and editor at the former City News Bureau/City News Service from 1962 ro 2005, when it folded. His interests are in the criminal justice system, history, movies, classical music and opera, and European literature. In addition to his own writing, he helps others write factual manuscripts.

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