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Product Details

  • Paperback: 468 pages
  • Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (November 24, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1480080527
  • ISBN-13: 978-1480080522
  • Product Dimensions: 10 x 7 x 1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.7 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,632,820 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Author

Tracy Baim is publisher and executive editor at Windy City Media Group, which produces Windy City Times, Nightspots, and other gay media in Chicago. She co-founded Windy City Times in 1985 and Outlines newspaper in 1987. She has won numerous gay community and journalism honors, including the Community Media Workshop’s Studs Terkel Award in 2005. Baim started in Chicago gay journalism in 1984 at GayLife newspaper, one month after graduating with a news-editorial degree from Drake University. She is the author of Obama and the Gays: A Political Marriage (2010, Prairie Avenue Productions). She is also the co-author and editor of Out and Proud in Chicago: An Overview of the City’s Gay Community (2008, Agate), the first comprehensive book on Chicago’s gay history (see www.ChicagoGayHistory.org), and author of Where the World Meets, a book about Gay Games VII in Chicago (2007, www.Lulu.com). Her most recent books include a novel, The Half Life of Sgt. Jen Hunter (2010, Prairie Avenue Productions), and the biographies Leatherman: The Legend of Chuck Renslow and Jim Flint: The Boy From Peoria (both 2011, written with Owen Keehnen, and published by Prairie Avenue Productions). She was inducted into the Chicago Gay and Lesbian Hall of Fame in 1994 and was named a Crain’s Chicago Business 40 Under 40 leader in 1995. Baim has been executive producer of two films: Hannah Free (2008, Ripe Fruit Films) and Scrooge & Marley (2012, Sam I Am Films, LLC).

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Lots of hard work and research clearly went into writing this book. Hats off to Tracy Baim the Author!
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1 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Associates Account on March 3, 2013
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I love this book! Awesome pictures and lots of history! I was facinated by the depth of information about papers I grew up with and have read all my (gay) life.
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1 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Todd L. EVANS on January 11, 2013
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A wonderful book that really covers the history of the gay press as well as provides current up to date information for anyone doing research or PR in this field. A great read.
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