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


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,

The Florida Book Awards, coordinated by the Florida State University Libraries, is the nation’s most comprehensive state book awards program. It was established in 2006 to celebrate the best Florida literature. Authors must be full-time Florida residents, except in the Florida nonfiction and visual arts categories, where the subject matter must focus on Florida. More than 200 eligible publications were submitted across the 11 categories of competition.

Read the full announcement here.

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

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