About Me, Copyrights, Trademarks, Disclaimer:

Writer (author-journalist-poet-blogger) Han Vance is a University of Georgia alum (BA in Speech Communication and Communication Studies, 1998) UGA Presidential Scholar, National Deans’ List, UGA Dean’s List, National Communication Honor Society. Vance specializes in cultural analysis; formats include: memoir, poetry, reviews, articles, interviews, short stories and blogs.

Big Hairy Blawg was listed with Vance quoted on the importance of UGA football in the August ’10 issue of Atlanta Magazine, and the website was recognized as the #2 “fastest-growing blog” on all of WordPress for 2010. Vance has written for numerous magazines and newspapers and appeared on as well as hosted numerous broadcasted sports talk radio shows, some with TV simulcast, as well as podcasts.

Vance is the author of the book (California travel memoir) Golden State Genius and the Harriette Austin Poetry Award winning compilation: ATL Fire. Vance is the aspiring University of Georgia Bulldogs Poet Laureate. While attending UGA, Vance was manager of the Set-Up Crew of Tate Student Center and once packed NFL legend Champ Bailey cleanly in an intramural league basketball game (a close loss).

ALL TITLES AND WORDS copyright HV 2007-2016.

Vance is the originator and trademark holder of the word “Blawg” and the brand “Big Hairy Blawg.” If you or your parent company are using the word “Blawg” you are actively breaking the law by stealing my intellectual property. Big Hairy Blawg is NOT officially affiliated with the University of Georgia or Georgia Bulldogs athletics. Any concerns over the use of trademarks or copyrighted material may be emailed to: hanvance@yahoo.com. Don’t use my intellectual property without express written permission granted.