Virginia Lynn Moylan
Virginia Lynn Moylan, an independent scholar and cofounder of Zora Fest in Ft. Pierce, has taught American and British literature in Palm Beach County at both the college and high school levels for over 21 years. Her recent book, Zora Neale Hurston's Final Decade, has been lauded by Hurston fans and scholars all over the country as well the American Librarian Association, the Florida Historical Society, and Ms. Magazine. In addition to her new book on Hurston, Moylan has written articles for various magazines and newspapers and was a contributor to The Inside Light: New Critical Essays on Zora Neale Hurston . She holds a master's degree in multicultural education and is a resident of West Palm Beach, Florida.