Individual Author Record
Name: Bill KnightPen Name: None Genre: Born: 1949 in Keokuk, Iowa Sites:
Illinois ConnectionKnight is a graduate of Carthage High School in Illinois, Western Illinois University and the University of Illinois-Springfield. He currently resides in Elmwood, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional InformationBill Knight is a retired Journalism professor from Western Illinois University. He taught journalism for more than 20 years at the university, all the while remaining an award-winning active columnist, radio commentator and author. He writes twice-weekly columns for newspapers in Pekin, Peoria, Monmouth, Galesburg, Kewanee and Macomb. He is an author, has edited ''Rick Johnson Rader: Tin Cans, Squeems & Thudpies'' and ''Horse Shoe Bottoms'' and is a featured weekly commentator on Western's Tri States Public Radio.
*''Fair Comment: Essays on the Air'', Mayfly Productions, 2003*''Video Almanac,'' Mayfly Productions, 2003*''Naked Came the Farmer'', Mayfly Productions, 1998 - written with Philip Jose Farmer, David Everson, Jerry Klein, Julie Kistler, Nancy Atherton, Steven Burgauer, Joel Steinfeldt, Joseph Flynn, Terry*''Eye of the Reporter'', Western Illinois University, 1997*''R.F.D. Notebook'', Mayfly Productions, 1994*''R.F.D. Journal'', Mayfly Productions, 1993*''R.F.D.'', Mayfly Productions, 1992