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Baker, Bobby Steve

  • Name(s)
    • Bobby Steve Baker
    • Robert Baker
  • Date of Birth
    • 1951
    • Ontario, Canada
  • Residence(s)
    • Ontario, Canada
    • Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky
    • Orlando, Florida
  • Education
    • M.F.A., Contemporary Poetry and Creative Writing, National University San Diego, 2010
    • M.D., McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, 1975
    • B.S. in Human Kinesiology, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada, 1972
  • Life Events
  • Employment
    • Owner and director of surgery, Robert S. Baker, MD, PLLC, 2013-present
    • Freelance writer
  • Occupation(s) / Field(s) of Activity
    • Ophthalmologist
    • Writer

Bargo, Bianca

  • Name(s)
    • Bianca Bargo
  • Date of Birth
    • Knox County, Kentucky
  • Residence(s)
    • Knox County, Kentucky
    • Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky
  • Education
    • M.A. in Education, Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, Kentucky, 2014
    • B.A. in English, University of Kentucky
  • Life Events
  • Awards and Recognitions
    • Nominated for a Pushcart Prize for "In My Fuck Me Shoes" in How I Became an Angry Woman, 2015
    • Farquhar Poetry Award, University of Kentucky, 2009
  • Employment
  • Occupation(s) / Field(s) of Activity
    • Poet
    • Writer

Barker, Garry

  • Name(s)
    • Garry Barker
    • Garry G. Barker
    • Garry Gene Barker
  • Date of Birth
    • November 26, 1943
    • Otway, Ohio
  • Date of Death
    • July 12, 2011
    • Fleming County, Kentucky
    • Buried at the Fleming County Cemetery
  • Residence(s)
    • Otway, Ohio
    • Elliott County
    • Bald Hill, Fleming County, Kentucky
    • Berea, Madison County, Kentucky
  • Education
    • Berea College, Berea, Kentucky, 1965
    • Fleming County High School, Fleming County, Kentucky, 1961
  • Life Events
    • Authors the "Head of the Holler" newspaper column, published regionally since 1988
    • Married Danetta Barker
  • Awards and Recognition(s)
    • Kentucky Literary Award for Fiction for Kentucky Waltz, 2008
  • Employment
    • Artist Administrator, North Carolina and Kentucky regions, 40+ years
      • Director, Kentucky Folk Art Center, Morehead State University, Morehead, Kentucky, retired
      • Berea College Crafts, Berea, Kentucky
      • Kentucky Guild of Artists and Craftsmen, Berea, Kentucky
      • Southern Highland Craft Guild, Ashville, North Carolina
    • Co-owner with Danetta Barker, Flemingsburg Gazette, 5 years
  • Occupation(s) / Field(s) of Activity
    • Artist
    • Writer
    • Columnist

Barth, Robert L.

  • Name(s)
    • Bob Barth
    • R. L. Barth
    • Robert L. Barth
  • Date of Birth
    • June 7, 1947
  • Residence(s)
    • Edgewood, Kenton County, Kentucky
  • Education
    • Stanford University
    • Northern Kentucky University
  • Life Events
    • Started magazine The Epigrammatist, 1990
    • Served in the United States Marine Corps during the Vietnam War
  • Awards and Recognitions 
    • Stegner Fellow in Poetry, Stanford University
  • Employment
  • Occupation(s) / Field(s) of Activity
    • Writer
    • Editor
    • Poet
    • Publisher
    • Bookseller
    • Teacher

Bartlett, Marvin

  • Name(s)
    • Marvin Bartlett
  • Date of Birth
    • Grafton, West Virginia
  • Residence(s)
    • Grafton, West Virginia
    • Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky, 1987-present
  • Education
    • M.S.J. in Journalism, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio, 1985
    • B.A. in Journalism, Marshall University, Huntington, West Virginia, 1983
  • Life Events
    • Emmy Awards (three)
    • Associated Press Awards
  • Employment
    • Anchor, The Fox 56 Ten O'Clock News (WDKY, Lexington, Kentucky), 1995-
    • Instructor, part-time, University of Kentucky School of Journalism, Lexington, Kentucky
    • WLEX, Lexington, Kentucky
    • WOUB, Athens, Ohio
    • WCHS, Charleston, West Virginia
  • Occupation(s) / Field(s) of Activity
    • Journalist
    • Broadcast journalist
    • Writer

Barton, Bernadette

  • Name(s)
    • Bernadette Barton
  • Date of Birth
    • June 4, 1967
    • Silver Springs, MD
  • Residence(s)
    • Hometown: Lexington, Fayette County, KY
    • Residence: Morehead, Rowan County, KY
  • Education
    • University of Kentucky, Ph.D., Sociology, 2000
    • University of Kentucky, Certificate, Women's Studies, 1995
    • University of Kentucky, M.A., Sociology, 1994
    • San Francisco State University, Master's work in Women's Studies, 1992
    • Oberlin College, B.A., English, 1988
  • Awards
    • Kentucky Equality Federation, Ambassador of Goodwill, appointed 2011
    • Morehead State University, awarded Undergraduate Research Fellows, 2006-2007, 2007-2008, 2008-2009, 2011-2012
    • University of Kentucky, Arts and Sciences Graduate Fellowship, 1999
    • University of Kentucky, Dissertation Enhancement Award, 1998
    • Oberlin College, Newton Prize, 1988
  • Employment
    • Morehead State University, Professor of Sociology and Gender Studies
  • Occupation(s)
    • Professor
    • Writer
    • Lecturer