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General Information

Name:  Ted Anton  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction

Born: 1957 in Bronx, New York


Illinois Connection

Anton is a Professor of English at DePaul University.

Biographical and Professional Information

Ted Anton is an English professor at DePaul University. He was the co-editor of The ''New Science Journalists'' (1995). His magazine work, for ''The Sciences'', ''Publishers Weekly'', ''Lingua Franca'', ''Chicago'', the ''Chicago Tribune'', and other publications, has been cited three consecutive times in Best American Essays and was nominated for a National Magazine Award in Reporting in 1993. A former Fulbright Research Fellow, Anton speaks about science on radio and to university and industry groups.

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Titles At Your Library


-- '''''Eros, Magic and the Murder of Professor Culianu''''' *Carl Sandburg Award in Nonfiction, Friends of the Chicago Library '''Other Awards''' *National Teachers as Writers Award, 1989 *Senior Fulbright Fellow, 1994