Haygood, Wil

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HAYGOOD, Wil. American, b. 1954. Genres: Biography, Documentaries/Reportage. Career: Call and Post, Columbus, OH, reporter, 1977-78; Community Information and Referral, hotline operator, 1978-79; R. H. Macy's, New York City, retail manager, 1980-82; Charleston Gazette, Charleston, WV, copy editor, 1982-84; Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Pittsburgh, PA, reporter, 1984-85; Boston Globe, Boston, MA, writer, 1985-. Publications: Two on the River, 1986; King of the Cats: The Life and Times of Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. (biography), 1993; The Haygoods of Columbus, 1997; In Black & White: The Life of Sammy Davis, Jr., 2003. Contributor to periodicals. Address: c/o Boston Globe, 135 Morrissey Blvd, Dorchester, MA 02125, U.S.A.