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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  James O'Shea  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction

Born: 1943 in East St. Louis, Illinois


Illinois Connection

James O'Shea currently lives in Chicago, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

A former editor-in chief of the Los Angeles Times and managing editor of the Chicago Tribune, James O'Shea is an author of three books and numerous magazine and newspaper stories. He was also a co-founder of The Chicago News Cooperative, an innovative news start-up that created a Chicago-based digital news site and supplied content for The New York Times.

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