2017 KY Writers Hall of Fame Inductee Sources for Bios

Sources for Irvin S. Cobb Biography & Bibliography:

Eder, Bruce.  “Irvin S. Cobb Biography.” Fandango. Online. Accessed 25 Nov. 2016. <http://www.fandango.com/people/irvin-s-cobb-127838/biography>.

“Irvin S. Cobb.” FantasticFiction. Online. Accessed 25 Nov. 2016. <https://www.fantasticfiction.com/c/irvin-s-cobb/>.

“Irvin S. Cobb.” Wikipedia. Online. Accessed 25 Nov. 2016. <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Irvin_S._Cobb>.

Lawson, Anita.  Irvin S. Cobb.  Bowling Green, OH: Bowling Green State University Popular Press, Ohio, 1984. Print.

Sullivan, Jack. “Who in the Heck Is Irvin S. Cobb?” Bottles and Extras. Summer 2006: 38. Online. Accessed 23 Nov. 2016. <http://www.fohbc.org/PDF_Files/IrvinSCobb_JSullivan.pdf>.


Sources for Joseph Seamon Cotter, Sr.’s Biography & Bibliography:

Cotter, Joseph Seamon, Sr. Encyclopedia.com. Online. Accessed 3 Dec. 2016. <http://www.encyclopedia.com/education/news-wires-white-papers-and-books/cotter-joseph-seamon-sr-1861-1949#F>.

“Dr. Booker T. Washington to the National Negro Business League.” Poetry Foundation. Online. Accessed 3 Dec. 2016. <https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems-and-poets/poems/detail/52440>.

“Frederick Douglass.”  All Poetry. Online. Accessed 3 Dec. 2016. <https://allpoetry.com/poems/read_by/Joseph-Seamon-Cot


“Joseph Seamon Cotter, Sr. (1861-1949”.” The Concise Oxford Companion to African American Literature. Online. Accessed 3 Dec. 2016. <http://www.oxfordreference.com/view/10.1093/oi/authority.20110803095642167>.

“Joseph Seamon Cotter: A Poetic Pioneer.”  African-American Registry. Online. Accessed 4 Dec 2016. <http://aaregistry.org/historic_events/view/joseph-seamon-cotter-poetic-pioneer>.

“Joseph Seamon Cotter, Sr.” Poeticus. Online. Accessed 5 Dec. <https://www.poeticous.com/joseph-seamon-cotter?page=4>.

“Joseph Seamon Cotter” Poetry.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2016. Web. 3 Dec. 2016. <http://www.poetry.net/poet/Joseph Seamon Cotter>.


Sources for A.B. Guthrie’s Biography & Bibliography:

Eder, Bruce. “A.B. Guthrie, Jr. Biography.” AllMovie. Online. Accessed 29 November 2016. <http://www.allmovie.com/artist/ab-guthrie-jr-p175743.>

Mowis, I.S. “A.B. Guthrie, Jr. Mini-Biography.” IMDB.com. Online. Accessed 29 November 2016. <http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0349238/bio>.

Severo, Richard. “A.B. Guthrie Jr Dead; Won Pulitzer for ‘The Way West.’”  New York Times 27 April 1991. Online. Accessed 29 Nov. 2016. <http://www.nytimes.com/1991/04/27/obituaries/ab-guthrie-jr-is-dead-at-90-won-pulitzer-for-the-way-west.html>.

Stromme, Kari. “An Interesting Biography of A. B. Guthrie.” The Bismarck Tribune. 21 Jun 2009. Online. Accessed 7 Dec. 2016. <http://bismarcktribune.com/news/local/an-interesting-biography-of-a-b-guthrie/article_c23d81c2-b402-51fa-b0e9-0975553a3c81.html>.


Sources for Gayl Jones’ Biography & Bibliography:

Tate, Claudia. Black Women Writers at Work. New York: Continuum, Print.

Chambers, Veronica. “The Invisible Woman Reappears—Sort of.” Newsweek. CXXXI:7 (16 February 1998). 68. Print.

Clabough, Casey. “Toward feminine mythopoetic visions: the poetry of Gayl Jones.” African American Review (22 March 2007). The Free Library. Online. Accessed 12 Jan. 2017. <https://www.thefreelibrary.com/African+American+Review/2007/March/22-p5121>.

Corregidora. New York: Random House, 1975. Print.

Eva’s Man. New York: Random House, 1976. Print.

“Gayl Jones.” The Kentucky Anthology. Ed. Wade Hall. Lexington, KY: The U P of Kentucky, 2005. 493-496. Print.

“Gayl Jones.” Voices from the Gaps: University of Minnesota. Online. Accessed 12 Jan. 2017. <http://conservancy.umn.edu/bitstream/handle/11299/166239/jones,gayl.pdf?sequence=1>.

“Gayl Jones Essay: Critical Essays.” Enotes. 131. Online. Accessed 12 Jan. 2017. <https://www.enotes.com/topics/gayl-jones/critical-essays>.

The Healing. Boston: Beacon Press, 1998. Print.

Jordan, June. “All About Eva.” The New York Times Book Review (16 May 1976). Online. Accessed 12 Jan. 2017. <http://www.nytimes.com/1976/05/16/archives/all-about-eva-evas-man.html?_r=0>.

LaCroix, David. “Following her act: sequence and desire in Gayl Jones’ The Healing.” African American Review (22 March 2007). The Free Library. Online. Accessed 12 Jan. 2017. <https://www.thefreelibrary.com/Following+her+act%3a+sequence+and+desire+in+Gayl+Jones%27s+The+Healing.-a0168334131>.

Riley, Carolyn & Phyllis Carmel Mendelson. Contemporary Literary Criticism, Vol. 6. Detroit, Michigan: Gale Research, 1976.

Rowell, Charles H. “An Interview with Gayl Jones.” Callaloo 16.3 (1992). 32-53. Print.

Sturdy Black Bridges. Ed. Roseanne P. Bell, et al. New York: Anchor Press/Doubleday, 1979. 219+. Print.


Sources for Barbara Kingsolver’s Biography & Bibliography:

“Barbara Kingsolver Biography.” Biography.Com. Online. Accessed 21 Nov. 2016. <http://www.biography.com/people/barbara-kingsolver- 20836751>.

“Barbara Kingsolver Biography.” Encyclopedia of World Biography. Online. Accessed 22 November 2016. <http://www.notablebiographies.com/newsmakers2/2005-Fo-La/Kingsolver-Barbara.html>.

“Barbara Kingsolver on the Poisonwood Bible—Guardian Book Club.” The Guardian. 11 May 2013. Online. Accessed 21 Nov. 2016. <https://www.theguardian.com/books/2013/may/11/book-club-barbara-kingsolver-poisonwood>.

“Barbara Kingsolver Reveals Herself.” Barbara Kingsolver: The Authorized Site. Online. Accessed 23 Nov. 2016. <http://www.kingsolver.com/biography/autobiography.html>.

Charney, Noah. “Barbara Kingsolver: How I Write.” The Daily Beast 5 Dec. 2012. Online. Accessed 21 Nov. 2016. <http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2012/12/05/barbara-kingsolver-how-i-write.html>.

Jaggi, Maya.  “A Life in Writing: Barbara Kingsolver.” The Guardian 11 June 2010. Online. Accessed 21 Nov. 2016. <https://www.theguardian.com/books/2010/jun/12/life-in-writing-barbara-kingsolver>.