Waukegan Needs Ray Bradbury Museum, Biographer Says

City says project to honor author is in the worksWaukegan has two festivals, a park and a library conference room named after Ray Bradbury. But what the town still needs, according to the late author's biographer, is a Ray Bradbury museum.

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  • Waukegan walking tours tell the Ray Bradbury story
    The Waukegan History Museum of the Waukegan Park District and the Waukegan ... and Oct. 26 (ID #4596), that tell the story of one of Waukegan's favorite sons, author Ray Bradbury. On the walk, you'll experience Waukegan through the unique writings of ...
    10/15/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • IMLS, PLA Give Awards to Waukegan Public Library, Part I
    In a two-month period, the Waukegan Public Library (WPL) received awards from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) and the Public Library Association (PLA). The IMLS is an agency of the U.S. Government that gives grants to museums and ...
    07/14/2013 - 12:30 pm | View Link
  • First lady to honor Waukegan library
    "Ray Bradbury would be proud of us," library board President Charmaine Harris said of the famous late author who grew up in Waukegan. Harris will be among ... D.C., next week to be honored by the Institute of Museum and Library Services as one of 10 ...
    05/3/2013 - 4:26 am | View Link
  • Waukegan needs Ray Bradbury museum, biographer says
    Waukegan has two festivals, a park and a library conference room named after Ray Bradbury. But what the town still needs, according to the late author's biographer, is a Ray Bradbury museum. Sam Weller, a Columbia College professor who has written two ...
    06/8/2012 - 6:45 pm | View Link
  • Waukegan's landscape, values never left Bradbury
    and the fall sees the Ray Bradbury Storytelling Festival. Bradbury is a fixture in Waukegan's Walk of Stars. The Waukegan History Museum recently hosted an exhibit tracing the city's influence on Bradbury's work. Wednesday night, the library was to host a ...
    06/6/2012 - 3:17 pm | View Link
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  • About Ray Bradbury
    BY PENELOPE MESIC "PEOPLE are afraid of fantasy," says Ray Bradbury. "A lot of intellectuals think science fiction is trivial. And it's pivotal!
    07/28/2014 - 7:42 am | View Website
  • Waukegan, Illinois
    Waukegan / w ɔː ˈ k iː ɡ ən / is a city and the county seat of Lake County, Illinois, United States. As of the 2012 census estimate, the city had a population ...
    07/28/2014 - 4:36 am | View Website
  • In Memoriam: Ray Bradbury
    Ray Bradbury, the prolific and tremendously influential science-fiction writer who over a 70-year career helped shape how we speculate about the world and ourselves ...
    07/28/2014 - 1:01 am | View Website
  • Ray Bradbury Online
    HOME. BIOGRAPHY. BIBLIOGRAPHY -Books -Film & TV -Audio -Critical Works. IMAGES. QUOTES. MORE DATA. LINKS. by Chris Jepsen & Richard Johnston. Ray Douglas Bradbury was ...
    07/27/2014 - 5:52 pm | View Website
  • Ray Bradbury
    Ray Bradbury. AKA Ray Douglas Bradbury. Born: 22-Aug-1920 Birthplace: Waukegan, IL Died: 5-Jun-2012 Location of death: Los Angeles, CA Cause of death: Illness
    07/27/2014 - 12:08 pm | View Website
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