Specializes in: Arts, Profiles, Business, Government, Sports
Editor of the 2007 anthology "Rick Johnson Reader" and author of two 2003 books, "Video Almanac" and "Fair Comment," Knight writes a three-times-weekly column syndicated to five newspapers owned by GateHouse publishing.
An award-winning journalist who’s taught at Western Illinois University since 1991, Knight for seven years before that was a Peoria Journal Star reporter, reviewer, feature writer and editor, writing about the environment, entertainment, media and various news features.
Regularly writing for publications in Peoria, Springfield and Chicago, Ill., Knight and written, edited or published 11 other books.
A member of the Society of Professional Journalists, the Society of Midland Authors, and Investigative Reporters and Editors, he teaches sports writing, news writing, beat reporting, editorials and reviewing, among other WIU courses.
Last updated: 10/18/2016 ()