freelance writer of history, food & Midwestern life
JENNIFER RUDE KLETT
Native Wisconsinite Jennifer Rude Klett is a journalism graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and former newspaper reporter who currently writes freelance features about history, food, and Midwestern life. Her Milwaukee Journal Sentinel newspaper article, "Hog Wild for Heritage Pork," recently received an excellence in journalism award for Best Consumer Story or Series by the Milwaukee Press Club in March 2019. Her nonfiction book, Alamo Doughboy: Marching Into The Heart Of Kaiser's Germany During World War I, was published in 2014 by Branden Books.