Author: Michael Lenehan

Wild Weekend!

The Ramblers World Tour begins this weekend with four events and a radio show. First, on Friday night March 1 we have Sports Night, a three-way reading with me, Rus Bradburd, and Ted Cox, 7 PM at the Book Cellar in Lincoln Square (4736 N. Lincoln). Rus Bradburd was an assistant college basketball coach for 14 years, so […]

I’m a Writer, Not a Talker

Friday night I was interviewed by Laurence Holmes of the Score, 670 radio in Chicago. Longtime listener, first time guest! (Here’s the third hour of Laurence’s program. It starts with some pretty good White Sox talk. I come in at 30:41.) I’ll have to work a little harder on this radio thing.

Ramblers on NPR

This morning on NPR’s Only a Game, I’m interviewed by one of the true gentlemen of sports journalism, Bill Littlefield. Unfortunately his show is not heard in Chicago, but here’s the interview, and here’s Bill’s web review of the book. And here’s a very generous piece by Rick Kogan of the Tribune and WBEZ. I’m […]

See Me, Hear Me

Today I taped Chicago Newsroom, Ken Davis’s weekly show on CAN TV. (That’s community access cable for you non-Chicagoans.) Also on the panel were my old chum Neil Tesser, who’s been contributing of late to, and Sarah Karp of the education journal Catalyst, explaining the latest on our amazing shrinking school system. The show will […]