Pamela Petty

Professor, Western Kentucky University

Pamela Petty is a professor at Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green and director of the university’s Center for Literacy. She has been a storyteller for the last twenty years. Her stories feature the life and times of a little girl growing up in rural Tennessee in the 1950s and 1960s. Pam’s stories pay tribute to a loving family, including her treasured grandmother and grandfather. Her encounters on the family farm will make you laugh, and stories of the family members who shaped her life will make you cry.