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English language educator

James Alan Riley, American English language educator. Kentucky Arts Council fellow, 1988, Ohio Arts council fellow, 1987; National Education Association grantee, 1991.

Background

Riley, James Alan was born on March 28, 1956 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, United States. Son of James Taylor and Margaret Ann (Langan) Riley.

Education

Bachelor, University Central Arkansas, 1977. Master of Arts, University Arkansas, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy, Ohio University, 1986.

Career

Teaching associate University Arkansas, Fayetteville, 1978-1981. Assistant professor Ohio University, Athens, 1986-1987. Associate professor Pikeville (Kentucky) College, since 1987.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Founding editor: (literary magazine) The Pikeville Review, since 1987.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: golf.

Connections

Married Tammy Lea Morris, June 26, 1994. Children: James Isaac, Christopher Alan, Welch Davis, Chip Davis.

father:
James Taylor Riley

mother:
Margaret Ann (Langan) Riley

spouse:
Tammy Lea Morris

children:
James Isaac Riley

Christopher Alan Riley

Welch Davis Riley

Chip Davis Riley