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

Highlights

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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English Professor’s Prize Winning Book of ‘Harrowing’ Poems

August 2017

photoTerry Ann Thaxton, a professor in the Department of English, won Truman State University Press’ 2017 T.S. Eliot Prize for Poetry for her third book of poems, Mud Song.

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Student's Comic Book Dream Becomes Reality

August 2017

photoUCF senior Branden Hall hopes that one day Zeek St. Cloud finds his true purpose in life – but he knows that’s going to take thousands of years.

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T&T Students Interview Dr. Kirk St.Amant about Technical Communication

June 2017

Dr. Kirk St.Amant, Professor and the Eunice C. Williamson Endowed Chair in Technical Communication at Louisiana Technical University, visited the University of Central Florida (UCF) campus on April 11, 2017, to speak with students and faculty in the Texts and Technology Doctoral Program, as well as to perform other on-site activities. Two students in the Texts and Technology Ph.D. program sat down with Dr. St.Amant and were able to gain insight on some of the emerging trends in the field of technical communication. Namely, Dr. St.Amant described the changing role of technical communicators and its impact on the profession, international communications, healthcare communications, and the academy. Dr. St.Amant’s diverse career in the technical communication field and as a professor enables him to offer valuable knowledge in the technical communication discipline.

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Dr. Kevin Meehan Receives Fulbright Award

April 2017

photoDr. Kevin Meehan of the English Department has received a Fulbright Award for a research project based at the Clarence Fitzroy Bryant College in St. Kitts. Kevin will be developing educational resources on non-traditional agricultural systems for Caribbean schools, completing a textbook on hydroponics for climate change adaptation, and teaching a course in communication for agriculture majors. His course will prepare students to take the Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Exam (CAPE), and will assist them in developing a focus for the Agricultural Studies capstone project. He will also be producing a series of YouTube videos outlining all aspects of operating a hydroponic farm.

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Creative Writing professor Ephraim Scott Sommers releases his first book The Night We Set the Dead Kid on Fire

March 2017

photoUCF Creative Writing professor Ephraim Scott Sommers has released his first book, a collection of poetry entitled The Night We Set the Dead Kid on Fire, this month through Tebot Bach Press.

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