Lawrence Tabak is a widely published feature writer, essayist and novelist. He is the father of two boys. He has worked as a tennis teaching professional, an executive at the United States Tennis Association and in corporate communications positions in the financial services industry. His essays and feature stories have appeared in numerous magazines and newspapers, including the in-flight magazines for TWA, United, American and Continental; Fast Company, Tennis Magazine, Salon.com, the New York Times and The Atlantic Monthly. He was educated at Northwestern University and the University of Iowa, from which he holds a M.A. in English. He has been a finalist for Best American Essays and a recipient of Tennis Week’s Magazine’s Great American Tennis Writing Award.
IN REAL LIFE, a young adult novel centered on a computer gaming prodigy, was published in 2014 by Tuttle Publishing.
His series for Belt Magazine on industrial giant Foxconn’s Wisconsin project received a “Best of 2017” recognition from Longreads.
Contact: Twitter @lawrencetabak, email: LTMadison at aol period com