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Doug Swanson

Doug J. Swanson is an editor in the projects department at The Dallas Morning News. He has written five novels, and his biography of Texas and Las Vegas gambling kingpin Benny Binion, Blood Aces, will be published by Viking in January. He was a Knight Fellow in Journalism at Stanford University and is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin. He has been a frequent speaker and workshop leader at the Mayborn Conference.