HSLAA Chair & Member Representative: Susie Paul, Montgomery
Dr. Susie Paul is associate professor, emerita, and Distinguished Teaching Associate in the AUM Department of English and Philosophy and an adjunct instructor at Huntingdon College. She is a retired professor of English, having taught composition, American literature, poetry, and the writing of poetry at AUM for over 20 years. She is the author and editor of two books, respectively, and has published many essays and articles. She is also a published poet. Working with the Alabama Humanities Foundation Speakers' Bureau, she has traveled throughout the state talking about Alabama poets, among other topics, and she has judged the poetry division of the Forum's high school writers' contest for several years. Her daughter Amelia Johnson is the college counselor at Indian Springs School and her son Joseph Johnson is a musician, currently lead guitar in the band Blue Yonder.