Stephen Nathaniel Macauley (Ph.D.) has spoken at various conferences devoted to the study of American, African American, and African Authors. He has been a featured speaker at annual Martin Luther King commemorative services hosted by the United Methodist Churches within the Western Jurisdiction in America. He has done poetry readings at events across America celebrating Black History Month. Macauley has published articles at The Steinbeck Review of America and Arthur Miller Journal of America. Macauley is originally from Sierra Leone, West Africa.