Bales, Stephen Lyn

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Bales, Stephen Lyn

PERSONAL:

Born in Gatlinburg, TN.

ADDRESSES:

Office—Ijams Nature Center, 2915 Island Home Ave., Knoxville, TN 37920; fax: (865) 577-1683. E-mail—[email protected]

CAREER:

Ijams Nature Center, Knoxville, TN, naturalist and marketing manager, c. 2000—.

WRITINGS:

Natural Histories: Stories from the Tennessee Valley (nonfiction), University of Tennessee Press (Knoxville, TN), 2007.

Author of column "Neighborhood Naturalist" for farragutpress, 1999—, and of a regular column for Hellbender Press.

BIOGRAPHICAL AND CRITICAL SOURCES:

PERIODICALS

Choice: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries, October, 2007, E.R. Hitchcock, review of Natural Histories: Stories from the Tennessee Valley, p. 306.

ONLINE

Ijams Nature Center Web site,http://www.ijams.org/ (February 11, 2008), biographical information about Stephen Lyn Bales.

Pigeon Forge, Tennessee Web site,http://www.mypigeonforge.com/ (February 11, 2008), biographical information about Stephen Lyn Bales.