After Hours with Rick Kogan
After Hours with Rick Kogan

“Chicago was… an incredible canvas and muse”: Marcus Sakey on writing thrillers and constructing a literary trilogy

February 22, 201631 min
Author Marcus Sakey stops by After Hours for a talk on his latest book Written in Fire, the last installment in his Brilliance series.  He discusses the challenge of telling (and closing out) a story over three parts, his long career and standalone works, transitioning from advertising to creative writing and Chicago as a creative backdrop for his work.  

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