After Hours with Rick Kogan

Shadows of Chicago: One firefighter’s foray into creative writing

September 29, 201519 min
Rick Kogan talks with Matthew Drew, author of Shadows of Chicago: The True Story of Three Men and the Crimes that Shocked America.  The book details three childhood friends who witnessed the Great Chicago Fire before going on to become high-profile and complex figures in the city’s history, and the crimes in which each man ended up entangled.  Drew also talks about his background as a Chicago firefighter, what drew him into creative writing, and his passion for this particular […]

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