Thomas Dyja

Thomas Dyja worked in publishing for more than a decade before becoming a writer. Along with editing four anthologies, he’s written three novels, a biography of civil rights pioneer Walter White and The Third Coast: When Chicago Built the American Dream, a New York Times Notable book, One Book One Chicago selection, and winner of the 2013 Heartland Prize for Non-fiction. His new book, New York, New York, New York traces the history of New York since 1978 and how it has changed. A Chicago native, he lives on the Upper West Side with his wife, literary agent Suzanne Gluck.


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June 16, 2021