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Storyteller Bil Lepp
Bil Lepp is an American storyteller and a five-time winner of the West Virginia State Liars’ Contest. Bil’s humorous, family friendly tall-tales and stories have earned the appreciation of listeners of all ages and from all walks of life. Though a five time champion of the WV Liars’s Contest, Lepp’s stories often contain morsels of truth which present universal themes in clever and witty ways.
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Instructor and Writer Danielle Kelley
Danielle Kelly has a master’s in fine arts in fiction from West Virginia Wesleyan College and is the managing editor of “HeartWood,” an online literary journal in association with the low-residency program. A Pushcart Prize nominee, her work has appeared in “Deep Water Literary Journal,” “rkvry Quarterly” and the Women of Appalachia Project’s 11th annual anthology “Women Speak.”
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Glenville State College, Campus Speakers
Featuring Glenville State College President Dr. Mark Manchin, faculty member Dr. Ed Wood, and Athletic Director Jesse Skiles. Manchin is GSC’s 26th President and his career in education includes a lifelong dedication to literature and the arts. Wood is a Professor of History at GSC and authored Mud: A Military History in 2006. Skiles is a Glenville alumnus and former track and cross country coach. He published his most recent book, DuPont Football History, 1939-1998, in 2017.
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