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language educator , writer

Stacy Jones, American language educator, writer. Fellow John C. Hodges Teaching, University of Tennessee English Department, 1997-1998. Co-director Young Writers Institute, Knoxville, Tennessee, 2001—2004; board directors Knoxville Writers Guild, 2002, member, 2003.

Background

Jones, Stacy was born on November 30, 1973 in Memphis, Tennessee, United States. Daughter of Vernon Loyd and Bessie Louise Jones.

Education

Master of Arts, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 1996—1998.

Career

Lecturer in English The University of Tennessee, since 1999.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (master's thesis book of poems) Rivers of Urgent Breath (John C. Hodges Graduate Poetry Writing Award, 1998), (weekly newspaper column) Southern Drawl (Writing Award, Tennessee Mountain Writers Conference, 2003, 2004).

Membership

Co-director Young Writers Institute, Knoxville, Tennessee, 2001—2004. Board directors Knoxville Writers Guild, 2002, member, 2003.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, blues and jazz, Southern fiction, Southern cuisine.

Connections

Married Michael E. Waller, May 25, 1996.

father:
Vernon Loyd

mother:
Bessie Louise Jones

spouse:
Michael E. Waller