Nebraska Authors

Gaynell Gavin

Places Lived

Alton, IL
Godfrey, IL
Elsah, IL
St. Louis, MO
Colorado Springs, CO
Denver, CO
Carbondale, IL
Lincoln, NE
Columbia, SC

Author Of

  • Biography
  • Nonfiction
  • Poetry


Poetry; Interracial Marriage; Autobiography; Academic, Law


Principia College, Elsah, IL
Washington University Law School, St. Louis, MO
Master's Degree in English Education, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, IL
Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE


English Professor, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE
Teaches English and Politics and Justice Studies, Claflin University

Places Worked

University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE
Claflin University, Orangeburg, SC


Intersections. 2006.
Attorney-at-Large. 2012.

Work has appeared in:
The Comstock Review
Tulane Review
Texas Journal of Women and the La
Prairie Schooner

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