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Affrilachian Poets

Works of Gerald L. Coleman


GERALD L. COLEMAN, cofounder of the Affrilachian Poets, studied Philosophy, English, and Religious Studies, culminating in a MA in Theology. Author of the fantasy novel, When Night Falls: Book One of The Three Gifts, and poetry collections, the road is long and falling to earth, you can find him at


Spriggs, Bianca Lynne, and Jeremy Paden, editors. “Biographies.” Black Bone: 25 Years of the Affrilachian Poets, University Press of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, 2017, pp. 151–156.