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The People are the News: Grant Pick's Chicago Stories

The People are the News: Grant Pick's Chicago Stories (Paperback)

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Synopsis

This distinctive collection features writings from Grant Pick's long, distinguished career in literary journalism. Most of his stories focus on interesting but overlooked Chicagoans, like the struggling owner of a Laundromat on the West Side or the successful doctor who, as he faced his own death, strove to enlighten his colleagues in the field of medicine. As only a lifetime Chicagoan could, he described in tender detail the worlds in which people lived or worked, providing a look not just at one city's citizens but at humanity as a whole. Grant Pick (1947-2005) was a freelance writer whose work appeared most frequently in the "Chicago Reader". He also wrote for the "Chicago Tribune Magazine", the "Chicago Sun-Times", "Crain's Chicago Business", and "Catalyst" until his sudden death.

John Pick is Grant Pick's son and an actor and teacher living in Los Angeles.

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