Mark Caro

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Mark Caro is author of The Foie Gras Wars (Simon & Schuster), which won the 2009 Great Lakes Book Award for general nonfiction and two prizes from the Gourmand World Cookbook Awards in Paris. For more than 25 years, he wrote about music, film, food and assorted cultural topics for the Chicago Tribune, and he since has written for The New York Times and other publications. He created and hosts the popular “Is It Still Funny?” film series at Chicago’s Music Box Theatre.