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Snell, John W.

John W. Snell

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  • Name(s)
    • John W. Snell
    • John Snell
  • Date of Birth
  • Residence(s)
    • Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky
  • Education
    • M.S. in Computer Science, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, 1973
    • A.B. in Computer Science, Transylvania University, Lexington, Kentucky, 1970
  • Life Events
  • Awards and Recognitions
  • Employment
    • Professional photographer; owner, John W. Snell Photography, 2000-present
    • Computing Center Director, Transylvania University, Lexington, Kentucky, 1982-2000
    • Computer Programmer, Hawkins & Caswell Accountants, 1975-1982
  • Occupation(s) / Field(s) of Activity
    • Photographer
    • Computer scientist

Spears, George McCalla

  • Name(s)
    • George McCalla Spears
  • Date of Birth
    • January 1, 1867
    • Kentucky
  • Date of Death
    • March 10, 1956
    • Dallas, Texas
    • Buried at the Georgetown Cemetery, Georgetown, Scott County, Kentucky
  • Residence(s)
    • Georgetown, Scott County, Kentucky
    • Dallas, Texas
  • Education
  • Employment
  • Occupation(s) / Field(s) of Activity

Spriggs, Bianca Lynne

Bianca Lynne Spriggs

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  • Name(s)
    • Bianca Lynne Spriggs
    • Bianca Spriggs
  • Date of Birth
    • Milwaukee, WI
  • Residence(s)
    • Hometown: Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky
  • Education
    • Ph.D. in English Literature, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, 2017
    • M.A. in English, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 2005
    • B.A. in History, Transylvania University, Lexington, Kentucky, 2003
  • Life Events
    • Creator and director of The SwallowTale Project: Creative Writing for Incarcerated Women
  • Awards and Recognitions
    • Sallie Bingham Award, 2016
    • Named an Affrilachian Poet, inducted in 2004
    • A Cave Canem Fellow, 2006, 2007, 2010
    • Al Smith Individual Artist Fellowship Award in Poetry, 2013
    • Artist Enrichment Grant from Kentucky Foundation for Women
    • Arts Meets Activism Grant from the Kentucky Foundation for Women
    • Pushcart Prize Nominee
    • Named a Top 30 Performance Poets in the Country by The Root
  • Employment
    • Assistant Professor of English, Ohio University
    • Managing Editor, pluck! The Journal of Affrilachian Arts & Culture
    • Poetry Editor, Apex Magazine
    • Literacy Arts Liaison, Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning
    • Creator and Program Director of The SwallowTale Project: Creative Writing for Incarcerated Women
  • Occupation(s) / Field(s) of Activity
    • Poet
    • Writer
    • Editor
    • Educator
    • Professor