Alison Macor
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Alison Macor is the author of Rewrite Man: The Life and Career of Screenwriter Warren Skaaren (2017, UT Press) and Chainsaws, Slackers, and Spy Kids: Thirty Years of Filmmaking in Austin, Texas (UT Press), which won the 2012 Peter C. Rollins Book of the Year Award from the Southwest Pop­ular/American Culture Association. She holds a PhD in film history and taught for more than 20 years at the University of Texas at Austin, Texas State University, Austin Community College, and the Austin Museum of Art. Alison is also a freelance writer and ghostwriter who lives in Austin, TX with her husband and son.