- Born October 4, 1954 in Louisville, KY
- Lesbian, Feminist, Poet, Writer
- Editor of The Black Woman's Gumbo Ya-Ya
- Author of Our Names are Many
- Work found in hundreds of publications
- She attended Michigan State University where the Terri Lynn Jewell Papers (MSS 220) may be accessed.
- Terri Lynn Jewell took her life on November 26, 1995, in Berlin, MI.
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