Individual Author Record
Name: Clara OrbanPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction Born: Sites:
Illinois ConnectionOrban lives in Chicago and teaches at DePaul University.
Biographical and Professional InformationA recipient of the DePaul Excellence in Teaching Award, Clara Orban, is a professor of French and Italian, and chair of the department of modern languages at DePaul University. She is the author of numerous books and articles. Along with her books on wine, Orban has written an award-winning novel, Terra Firma. A certified sommelier who has passed the first two levels of sommelier exams through the Court of Master Sommeliers in London, Orban has been teaching Geography 350: The World of Wine at DePaul since 2002 and has given lectures and presentations around the world.
''Illinois Wines and Wineries: The Essential Guide'', Southern Illinois University Press, 2014''Wine Lessons: Ten Questions to Guide Your Appreciation of Wine'', Kendall Hunt , 2012''Terra Firma'', Florida Academic Press , 2006''Body [in] Parts: Bodies and Identity in Sade and Guibert'', Lehigh Univ Press, 1998''The Culture Of Fragments'', Rodopi B.V.Editions , 1997