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Larry Millett


Phone: (651) 340-7490 or (651) 278-7081


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Larry Millett, a native of Minneapolis, is a graduate of St. John’s University, Collegeville, Minnesota (BA, English, 1969) and the University of Chicago (MA, English, 1970). He spent much of his career as a writer, reporter, and editor for the St. Paul Pioneer Press, joining the newspaper in 1972. In 1984, he won a Knight Fellowship to the University of Michigan to study architectural history and theory. When he returned to St. Paul in 1985, Millett became the newspaper’s first architecture critic. He held that post until his retirement from the Pioneer Press in June of 2002. While at the Pioneer Press, Millett and fellow reporter Don Boxmeyer also served for several years as clue writers for the annual Winter Carnival medallion hunt.


Millett has written articles for many publications, including Architecture, Inland Architect, Architecture Minnesota and Minnesota History magazines.


He has written twelve works of non-fiction (history) and nine mystery novels.

He is also available for public speaking.


For complete C.V. , see page Larry Millett






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