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WHO IS OKEFENOKEE JOE?
Dubbed "a Living Georgia Icon in a book written by Don Rhodes, publications editor of the Augusta Chronicle, Georgia Public TV's legendary "SWAMPWISE" folk hero of the 90's OKEFENOKEE JOE was inducted into the Georgia Entertainer's Hall of Fame in 2008, and the Atlanta Country Music Hall of Fame in 2015! He has enthralled and enlightened audiences of all ages for over four decades with his Emmy Award winning "Swamp Wisdom", original songs & stories from "The Land of The Trembling Earth",and wilderness survival skills. He has been featured on NBC, CNN, TBS, PBS and GPTV. He was a frequent guest on many Outdoor TV shows, and in 1996 was featured in the center of the front page of the Wall Street Journal.
AND IN 2018 OKEFENOKEE JOE WAS INDUCTED INTO THE GEORGIA OUTDOOR WRITER ASSOCIATION HUNTING AND FISHING HALL OF FAME!
Audiences of ALL ages love his stories, his awesome voice filled with "SWAMPWISE" wisdom and humor, his laughter, the songs he writes & sings, and his exciting, timely informative EARTH DAY EVERY DAY message of understanding, appreciation, and respect for all life in the natural world around us! At the age of 87 he has now retired from his live shows and all the traveling involved. And although he still picks up his Martin Guitar and does a show now and then, his life is now devoted to writing his memoirs. He has already written several books that are advertised here on This website!
Here's several links to reviews of his fascinating autobiography entitled "Swampwise"!
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