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Receveur, Betty Layman

Betty Layman Receveur

  • Name(s)
    • Betty Layman Receveur
    • Betty Arline Layman
  • Date of Birth
    • October 25, 1930
    • Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky
  • Date of Death
    • December 22, 2003
    • Salem, Indiana
    • Buried in Cave Hill Cemetery
  • Residence(s)
    • Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky
    • Salem, Indiana
  • Education
    • St. Louis Bertrand Church, Louisville, Kentucky
  • Life Events
    • Member and past president of the Kentucky Writers Club
    • Acted with the Heritage Theatre at Louisville's Jewish Community Center
    • Married Donald William Receveur at age 14; c.1944, three sons; divorced c.1944
    • Married writer John Birkett
  • Awards and Recognitions
  • Employment
  • Occupation(s) / Field(s) of Activity
    • Writer
    • Actress

Reed, Rufus Mitchell

Rufus Mitchell Reed

  • Name(s)
    • Rufus Mitchell Reed
    • Rufus M. Reed
  • Date of Birth
    • May 5, 1895
    • Wolfcreek, Caney, Martin County, Kentucky
  • Date of Death
    • April 4, 1984
    • Buried in Caney Cemetery, Martin County, Kentucky
  • Residence(s)
    • Lovely, Martin County, Kentucky
  • Education
    • Sandy Valley Seminary, Paintsville, Kentucky
    • Martin County High School, Inez, Kentucky
  • Life Events
    • Married Frankie Muncy Reed; one child: Doris Lee Reed
  • Employment
  • Occupation(s)
    • Engineer
    • Author

Reigler, Susan

  • Name(s)
    • Susan Reigler
  • Date of Birth
    • 1955
    • Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky
  • Residence(s)
    • Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky
  • Education
    • M.A. in Zoology, Oxford University, Oxford, England
    • B.A. in Biology, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky
    • B.A. in Music, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana
  • Life Events
    • President of the Kentucky chapter of Les Dames d'Escoffier International, 2019-
    • Former President of the Bourbon Women Association
    • Certified Executive Bourbon Steward
    • Member of the Order of the Writ
    • Founding member of the Ars Femina Ensemble at Indiana University
  • Employment
    • Contributing writer, Bourbon+, American Whiskey Magazine
    • Restaurant critic and beverage columnist, Louisville Courier-Journal, 1992-2005
    • Visiting and adjunct lecturer in Biology in Music, Indiana University Southeast
  • Occupation(s) / Field(s) of Activity
    • Biologist
    • Restaurant and beverage critic
    • Writer

Reisz, Tiffany

Tiffany Reisz

  • Name(s)
    • Tiffany Reisz
  • Date of Birth
    • Owensboro, Daviess County, Kentucky
  • Residence(s)
    • Owensboro, Daviess County, Kentucky
    • Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky
    • Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky
  • Education
    • B.A. in English, Center College, Danville, Kentucky
    • Attended Asbury Theological Seminary, Wilmore, Kentucky
  • Life Events
  • Awards and Recognitions
    • Romance Writers of America RITA Finalist in Erotic Romance for Picture Perfect Cowboy, 2018
    • The Red named an NPR Best Book of the Year, 2017
    • Finalist for the Bisexual Book Awards in Erotica for Michael's Wings, 2017
    • Nominated for a Romance Writers of American RITA Award for The Night Mark, 2017
    • Nominated for the RT Book Reviews Seal of Excellence & Editors' Choice Book of the Year Award for The Bourbon Thief, 2016
    • LAMBDA Literary Award for Best Gay Erotica for The King, 2015
    • Finalist for the BDSM Writers Con Golden Flogger Award in LGBT for The King, 2015
    • Romance Writers of America RITA Award in Erotic Romance for The Saint, 2015
    • Romance Writers of America RITA Finalist in Short Contemporary for The Headmaster, 2015
    • RT Book Reviews Best Erotic Romance Award for The Siren, 2012
  • Employment
    • Writer
  • Occupation(s) / Field(s) of Activity
    • Writer