Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Robert McChesney  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT

Born: 1952 in Cleveland, Ohio


Illinois Connection

McChesney currently lives in Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Bob McChesney is a research professor in the Institute of Communications Research and the Graduate School of Information and Library Science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is also host of Media Matters, weekly radio show, featuring him in conversations with a variety of guests.McChesney co-edits the History of Communication Series for the University of Illinois Press, serves on the editorial boards of several journals, and is a research advisor to numerous academic and civic organizations.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library