Author Jeff Biggers at Jesse Stuart Foundation

Jeff BiggersOn March 29th, from 11 am until 1 pm, national award-winning author Jeff Biggers will be at the Jesse Stuart Foundation signing copies of his critically acclaimed book, The United States of Appalachia: How Southern Mountaineers Brought Independence, Culture, and Enlightenment to America.

Mr. Biggers’s background as an educator, radio correspondent and community organizer informs his award-winning stories that appear regularly on NPR, PRI and in scores of magazines and newspapers including USA Today, Newsweek and The Atlantic among others.

OACHE was honored to have Mr. Biggers as a keynote speaker at the annual conference last October. 

Last edited on 03.27.2008 at 6:53 a.m. by Gina