Clementine Hunter

Clementine Hunter (1887-1988) painted every day from the 1930s until several days before her death at age 101. She produced between five and ten thousand paintings, ranging from her...

Cheryl Isaac

Cheryl Isaac is an immigrant entrepreneur, raised in Liberia, West Africa, until she was a teenager—a product of the first Liberian civil war. She is a columnist for Forbes, an MFA...

Andrew Jenks

Andrew Jenks received his PhD in Russian history from Stanford University in 2002. He is a Professor of History at California State University, Long Beach.

Erendira Jimenez

Erendira Jimenez is currently a student at Yale Divinity School where she is studying for her Masters of Divinity, and is also a Postulant for the Holy Orders of the Priesthood in the...

Sharon Lynne Joffe

Sharon Lynne Joffe was born in Cape Town, South Africa, but has lived in the United States since 1985. She has a Master of Science degree in Education from the University of Pennsylvania...

Danny Johnson

Danny Johnson is a writer of fiction that tends to follow in the tradition of Southern authors whose characters often represent the most disenfranchised in society, examining their...

Dionne and Delores Jones

Dionne and Delores Jones are sisters who were born and raised in the Low-Country. Even though they spent the majority of their lifetime in South Carolina, they currently reside outside of...

Paul Jones

Paul Jones has published poetry in many journals including Poetry, Georgia Review, Southern Review, North Carolina Literary Review as well as in cookbooks, in travel anthologies, in a...

Timothy Juhl

Timothy Juhl lives on the banks of the Maquoketa River in Iowa with his dog, Joey, a bounding lunk of canine love. Tim slings breakfast for dusty farmers and full-hipped women in a small...

John Jung

Born in Macon, Georgia, to Chinese immigrant parents who operated a laundry during the years before the civil rights era, I didn’t fully know what being Chinese meant as we were the only...

Subhash Kak

Subhash Kak is Regents Professor Emeritus at Oklahoma State University in Stillwater. His work has been showcased in the Discovery and History channels, PBS, Dutch Public TV, and in various...

Chris Kaminstein

Chris Kaminstein is a writer, director, actor, and co-Artistic Director of Goat in the Road Productions (GRP), an award-winning ensemble theater company based in New Orleans.

Arun Kapil

Arun Kapil teaches political science and history at the Catholic University of Paris and CIEE-Paris.

Kathryn Keller

Kathryn Keller was born in 1952 in El Dorado Arkansas to Polly Murphy and Christoph Keller. She grew up one of six children, the daughter of an Episcopal priest in Harrison Arkansas,...

Kathleen B. Kent

Originally from Asheville, North Carolina, Kathleen B. Kent is a photographer in Fort Polk, Louisiana, where she lives with her husband and daughter. She has degrees in English from...

Akram Khater

Dr. Akram Khater is Alumni Distinguished University Professor (CHASS), Professor of History at North Carolina State University, Director of Middle East Studies Program, and Director of the...

Nicole King

Nicole King was born and raised in Conway, South Carolina. She is an assistant professor in the Department of American Studies and the director of the Orser Center for the Study of Place,...

Amelia Kirby

Amelia Kirby is an Appalachian activist, cultural worker and small business owner.

Allison Klein

Allison Klein grew up in New York City and attended Middlebury College in Vermont, from which she graduated with a joint major in Environmental Studies and Geology.

Sheila Kohler

Sheila Kohler is the author of ten novels, three volumes of short fiction, a memoir, and many essays.

Paul Kottman

Paul Kottman is Associate Professor of Comparative Literature at the New School for Social Research, and Eugene Lang College, the New School for Liberal Arts, in New York City.

Sharon Kurtzman

Sharon Kurtzman is Jersey girl who lives in the South with her husband, two kids, and two dogs. A long time ago, she worked in television marketing and was once the official escort to...

Katheryn Krotzer Laborde

Katheryn Krotzer Laborde is a New Orleans writer who grew up thinking she was the product of a mixed marriage, all because her mother was a Virginian and her father was from Philly.

Tara Laskowski

Tara Laskowski is a writer and editor in Virginia. She is the author of the short story collection Modern Manners for Your Inner Demons and the editor of SmokeLong Quarterly.

Benjamin N. Lawrance

Benjamin N. Lawrance is the Hon. Barber B. Conable, Jr. Endowed Chair in International Studies and Professor of History and Anthropology at the Rochester Institute of Technology.

Erin Lee

Erin Lee is a Wolf Clan member of the Oneida Indian Nation of New York. She studied at Bard College, Lacoste School of the Arts, and Vermont Studio Center.

Barbara Lekatsas

Barbara Lekatsas is a Professor of Comparative Literature at Hofstra University, where she was curator for many years of The Weingrow Collection of Avant-Garde Art and Literature, and...

Taylor Livingston

Taylor Livingston is a PhD candidate in the Department of Anthropology at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill.

Jack Lloyd

Jack Lloyd lives in Raleigh, North Carolina, with his wife and three girls (that's correct, dear reader—four against one). He practices law in Raleigh, North Carolina, specializing in...

Zelda Lockhart

Zelda Lockhart is Director of LaVenson Press Studios. She is the author of the award-winning novels Fifth Born and Cold Running Creek and Fifth Born II: The Hundredth Turtle. Lockhart held...