Past Presenters

An archive of artists, activists, filmmakers, poets, playwrights, publishers and writers who have presented at the Kentucky Women's Book Festivals.

Constance Alexander (2009), Annette Allen (2010), Jan Arnow (2016), Linda Atkins (2015), Alison Atlee (2014), Betty Winston Baye (2008), Laura Benedict (2008), Sallie Bingham (2006 & 2018), Gwenda Bond (2017), Janet L. Boyd (2009), Marie Bradby (2017),  Delinda Stephens Buie (2008 & 2009), Tajuana "TJ" Butler-Jackson (2016 & 2017), Annette Cable (2017),  Joy Gleason Carew (2009), Kelly Cogswell (2015), Lynny Cordes (2008), Sandee Crabtree (2008), Peggy Fox DeKay (2011), Sonja de Vries (2014), Sue Driskell (2010), Kathleen Driskell (2010 & 2017), Angie Edwards (2008), Kim Edwards (2008), Fran Ellers (2009), Kathi E.B. Ellis (2014), Normandi Ellis (2008), Jorena Faulkner (2008), Janet L. Boyd Finger (2008), Cate Fosl (2010), Carolyn Furdek (2018),  Nancy Gall-Clayton (2014), Sarah Garland (2013), Kristen Gentry (2013), Beverly Giammara (2010), Leborah Goodwin (2014), Sarah Gorham (2010), Bethany Griffin (2009), Laura Grinstead (2011), Aaisha Hamid (2015), Mary Hamilton (2015), Sara Havens (2012), Gray Henry (2011), bell hooks (2006), Tania James (2011), Judi Jennings (2008 & 2013), Nancy Jensen (2012), Libby Falk Jones (2008), Carridder Jones (2009 & 2016), Holly Goddard Jones (2014), Sheila Joyce (2010), Erin Keane (2010 & 2013), Julie Kibler (2015), Nana Lampton (2017), Kate Larken (2009), Cameron Lawrence (2008), Paulette Livers (2016), Ronni Lundy (2017),  George Ella Lyon (2009 & 2014), Estella Conwill Majozo (2008), Bobbie Ann Mason (2014), Tori Murden McClure (2012), Karen McDaniel (2016),  Nora Rose Moosnick (2013), Maureen Morehead (2011 & 2012), Ellen Birkett Morris (2008), Beverle Graves Myers (2008), Alanna Nash (2011), Sena Jeter Naslund (2006, 2009, 2011, 2014 & 2016), Deanna O'Daniel (2012), Pat Owen (2017),  Judith Owens-Lalude (2013), Kiki Petrosino (2012), Mary Popham (2015), Cheri Powell (2016),  Lynny Prince(2008), Sharon Receveur (2012), Francesca Reggiani (2009), Susan Reigler (2017),  Lynn Renau (2008), Kim Michelle Richardson (2017),  Glynis Ridley (2012), Sheri Riley (2018),  Karen Robards (2008), Deirdre Scaggs (2016),  Mitzi Sinnott (2015), Tytianna N.M. Wells Smith (2015), Rita Spalding-Harpring (2008), Bianca Spriggs (2013), Mary Ann Taylor-Hall (2012), Amy Tudor (2013), Neela Vaswani (2011), Barbara Wade (2008), Julie Wade (2012 & 2016), Maryjean Wall (2015), Kit Wilihnganz (2008), Crystal Wilkinson (2008, 2010 & 2016), Mariam Williams (2011 & 2014), Jannene Winstead (2014), Jen Woods (2010), Sheri. L. Wright (2013), Aimee Zaring (2018)