Barbara Bamberger Scott is a writer (primarily a book reviewer) and singer who has authored a book about her years as a carnie (With It: A Year on the Carnival Trail, Behler Publications) and another about a religious conversion among a group of psychedelic hippies (Golden Thread, Meher Mownavani Press). She runs the website A Woman's Write, featuring competitions for aspiring female writers. In an earlier incarnation she lived overseas from Kenya to Botswana to Spain to Sweden to London, and has recorded song projects with Peggy Seeger and Ewan MacColl, and Tom Paley. As part of the Scott Family Band she sings Carter/Louvin style duets with her stepson (The Great Divide, Patuxent Records). She lives in Mount Airy (the fictional "Mayberry"), North Carolina, a heart center of oldtime/bluegrass music, and works as an administrator in a day program for adults with mental retardation.
Reviews by Barbara include:
John Jacob Niles
Kevin Begos, Daniel Deaver, John Railey & Scott Sexton
Olof A. Eriksen
Pamela K. Kinney
Ursula K. Le Guin
Roni Stoneman, with Ellen Wright