Columbia College Chicago


Sharon Bloyd-Peshkin

Associate Professor

33 E Congress, Rm 201
Phone: (312) 369-8918


M.A., English, University of Virginia; B.A., General Studies in the Humanities, University of Chicago. Former editor, Chicago Parent magazine, and former senior editor, Vegetarian Times magazine; winner of the Lisagor Award for magazine reporting in 2000 and numerous awards from the Parenting Publications of America.

Teaching Interests

Magazine Writing, Magazine Editing, Travel Writing, Interviewing, Blogging, Grammar.

Research Interests

Fact checking at magazines.


B.A., General Studies University of Chicago 1984
M.A., English Language and Literature University of Virginia 1986

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