1. According to the Gospel of Haunted Women
  2. The Terrible Wife by Terry Thaxton
  3. Marielitos, Balseros and Other Exiles by Cecilia Rodríguez Milanés
  4. As If, poems by Russ Kesler
  5. Innocence, Heterosexuality, and the Queerness of Children’s Literature by Tison Pugh
  6. The Year of Disappearances by Susan Hubbard
  7. Getaway Girl by Terry Thaxton
  8. The Heaven of Animals by James Poissant
  9. Elegant Punk by Darlin Neal
  10. Lizard Man by David James Poissant
  11. Everyday Chica by Cecilia Rodríguez Milanés
  12. The Flight of the Kuaka by Donald Stap
  13. Oye What I'm Gonna Tell You by Milanés
  14. Mud Song by Terry Thaxton
  15. Virtual Teams in Higher Education by Flammia
  16. The Historicism of Charles Brockden Brown by Mark L. Kamrath
  17. The Season of Risks by Susan Hubbard
  18. The Zero Theorem by Pat Rushin
  19. Intercultural Communication by Houman Sadri and Madelyn Flammia
  20. Rattlesnakes and the Moon by Darlin Neal
  21. Drawing on the Victorians, edited by Anna Maria Jones
  22. People Get Ready by Kevin Meehan
  23. Crossing The Creek by Anna Lillios
  24. The Rhetorical Nature of XML by J.D. Applen and Rudy McDaniel
  25. Collecte Writings of Charles Brockden Brown edited by Mark L. Kamrath
  26. Ecocritical Explorations in Literary and Cultural Studies by Patrick D. Murphy
  27. Transversal Ecocritical Praxis by Patrick D. Murphy
  28. Writing for the Web: Composing, •Coding, and Constructing Web Sites
  29. The Society of S by Susan Hubbard
  30. Getaway Girl by Terry Thaxton
  31. Problem Novels by Anna Maria Jones

Highlights

Aquifer Finalist for Firecracker Award

May 2018

photoThe Community of Literary Magazines and Presses (CLMP) has named Aquifer as a finalist in the Best Debut Magazine category of their annual Firecracker Awards for Independently and Self-Published Literature. This distinguished literary awards series spotlights books and magazines making a sparkling contribution to our literary culture, and publishers striving to introduce important voices to readers far and wide. The 2018 Firecracker Awards ceremony will take place from 6:00 to 8:00 PM on Thursday, June 7 at Poet’s House in NYC, and will be hosted by poet Dorothea Lasky.

Professor Terry Thaxton 's 'Mud Song' wins Florida Book Award

March 2018

photoTerry Ann Thaxton, professor of English and M.F.A. program director, has won her second Florida Book Award for her third book of poems, Mud Song. Her first Florida Book Award was in 2014 for her second book of poems, The Terrible Wife. Mud Song won the silver and The Terrible Wife won the bronze, both in the poetry category,

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Creative Writing alumnus named 2018 NEA Literature Creative Writing Fellow

December 2017

photoJaroslav Kalfař ‘11 might feel that literary success is elusive, but it seems to be following him closely. Kalfař was recently awarded a highly competitive and prestigious National Endowment for the Arts Creative Writing Fellowship for $25,000. Kalfař majored in Creative Writing at UCF before completing his MFA at New York University, and published his first book, Spaceman of Bohemia, with Little, Brown this past year.

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UCF Alumna Named First Orlando Poet Laureate

October 2017

photoSusan Lilley ’75 ‘80MA has been chosen as Orlando’s first poet laureate after a five month search. Lilley, an English major for both her bachelor’s and master’s degrees and formerly a UCF faculty member for 12 years, was chosen from forty-nine applicants. The three award-winning finalists were all UCF Alumni: Lilley, who teaches creative writing at Trinity Preparatory School, Terry Ann Thaxton, M.F.A, a creative writing professor at UCF, and Curtis X Meyer, a Winter Park slam poet. Read more about Lilley at UCF Alumni Today.

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