About Joy Jones & Jim Nelson:
Joy Jones, native Texan, was born in Nacogdoches and graduated from high school there, then from Stephen F. Austin University. She lived for almost thirty years in Lavaca County where she raised her three children and taught high school English and social studies.
Anthony Head has profiled a far-ranging collection of personalities for national and international publications such as Texas Highways, Men’s Edge, and Reader’s Digest for more than thirty years. He lives in San Marcos, Texas.
Spirit: The Life and Art of Jesse Trevino:
Bill Wright has written or contributed to seven books, and his photographs appear in the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, the Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center of the University of Texas at Austin, and the Smithsonian Museum of American History in Washington, DC.
About The Whole Damn Cheese:
Joe Bax is a graduate of both the University of Houston and Texas A&M University and has authored several nonfiction articles. Joe received his bachelor's in American History and master's in Southern History with an emphasis on slavery and Reconstruction.
About James Loyd:
Mary Adkins is a writer whose work has appeared in the New York Times and the Atlantic. A native of the American South and a graduate of Duke University and Yale Law School, she lives in New York City with her family. She also teaches storytelling for The Moth.
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