Esquire writer-at-large Scott Raab will host a talk and interactive Q&A about his life, his writing, and his book, The Whore of Akron . Born in Cleveland in 1952, Scott Raab is a graduate of Cleveland State University and the University of Iowa’s Writers’ Workshop. He began writing for GQ in 1992 and joined Esquire in 1997. His work has been anthologized frequently, appearing in both Best American Sports Writing and Best Food Writing. The Whore of Akron is his critically-acclaimed memoir about his torrid, turbulent affair with LeBron James.