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General Information

Name:  Natalie Y. Moore  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction

Born: in Chicago


Illinois Connection

Moore is a native of Chicago and currently resides in the Hyde Park neighborhood. She has an M. S. J. in Newspaper Management from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University and a B. A. in Journalism.

Biographical and Professional Information

Natalie Y. Moore is the South Side bureau reporter for WBEZ, the NPR-member station in Chicago. Before joining WBEZ, she covered Detroit City Council for Detroit News. She worked as an education reporter for the St. Paul Pioneer Press and a reporter for the Associated Press in Jerusalem. Her work has appeared in many publications, including ''Essence'', ''Black Enterprise'', ''In These Times'', the ''Chicago Reporter'', the ''Chicago Sun-Times'', and the ''Chicago Tribune''. Moore is a recipient of many awards including a 2010 Studs Terkel Community Media Award and a Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism.

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