Matt R earned a B.A. in English from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1997. He is a Chicago-based freelance writer, novelist and editor. Matt has years of experience working with a variety of clients, including national magazines, websites and textbook publishers. After graduation, he immediately began working in the legal world, and now assists in the creation of online and print materials for law students. As a freelance writer, Matt landed a dream job with a national magazine reviewing movies, and has also co-authored a Chicago city guide. For the web, Matt has written about nightlife, entertainment, restaurants and film. His writing experience includes projects as varied as interviewing movie stars, writing about astronomy and key concepts in law.