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Karen Hanson

Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Karen lives and works in the Chicago land area.

Biography: Karen now works as a freelance journalist in the southwest suburbs of Chicago. As a serious blues fan, Karen has profiled blues artists and reviewed CDs for several blues websites and publications. She has also hosted online blues chats and forums. She teaches writing and literature at DeVry University in Tinley Park.


Primary Literary Genre(s): Non-Fiction

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers

Karen Hanson on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

Today's Chicago blues
ISBN: 9781893121195 OCLC: 71819993

Lake Claremont Press, Chicago : 2007.

Profiles dozens of Chicago's blues musicians; discusses the city's blues history; and offers tips on clubs, radio stations, record labels, grave sites, and places of interest to blues fans.