Jeffrey Scott Copeland
Jeffrey S. Copeland has authored and edited over thirty books, including Plague in Paradise: The Black Death in Los Angeles, 1924: Inman's War: A Soldier's Story of Life in a Colored Battalion in WWII; Olivia's Story: The Conspiracy of Heroes Behind Shelley v. Kraemer; Shell Games: The Life and Times of Pearl McGill, Industrial Spy and Pioneer Labor Activist; Ain't No Harm to Kill the Devil: The Life and Legend of John Fairfield, Abolitionist for Hire; I'm Published! Now What? An Author's Guide to Creating Successful Book Events, Readings, and Promotions, and Finding Fairfield. He has also conducted over three hundred book readings/events world-wide and loves the “travel and jazz” of a writer’s life on the road. In the world of writing, Literary Nonfiction is his true love. When not writing, he is a professor at the University of Northern Iowa. He lives in Cedar Falls, Iowa and St. Louis, Missouri.