Wendy’s writing has appeared in:

 

Southern Folklore; Storytelling World; Now & Then: A Magazine of Appalachia; Culture & Tradition; Living Tradition; Storytelling Today; Healing Hearts; Treasures from Europe; Encyclopaedia of Storytelling; Daily Times (TN).

 

Wendy has many years experience working as a professional storyteller and public folklorist in the US, Canada, Scotland, England and Romania.

 

In Scotland she created and directed the non-profit organisation Storytelling Unplugged; in England she worked with marginalised groups for the Blackburn Library Service and after two years as Director of the Florida Folk Festival she is now directing folklife activities in SW Virginia, is on the board of the National Storytelling Network and teaching Anthropology courses at UVA.

 

Wendy holds a BA in Journalism and German, a MEd in Storytelling and a PhD in Folklore from Memorial University of Newfoundland.