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Alexander L. Posey

Posthumously Inducted: 2005

ALEXANDER L. POSEY (1873-1908) couldn’t speak English until he was 12, and became the proclaimed Creek Nation Bard and poet laureate. At Bacone College, he helped publish the school paper, The Instructor. He was superintendent of public instruction for the Creek nation. He was editor of the Eufaula Indian Journal and the Muskogee Times, and later published the Indian Journal. 

Alexander L. Posey
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Selection Process

Honorees are selected by a committee comprised of hall of fame members, including its director, and distinguished leaders in journalism. The Selection Committee considers all nominations, both new ones and those held over from previous years, before selecting the honorees.

The 2022 Oklahoma Journalism Hall of Fame nominee submission deadline is Sunday, Ocober 31, 2021.

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