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

Susan Hubbard

A native of upstate New York, Susan Hubbard is the author of seven books and winner of two national fiction awards. Her work has been translated and published in more than fifteen countries. Her short stories have appeared in journals such as Ploughshares, The Mississippi Review, and TriQuarterly. She contributed chapters to three peer-reviewed creative writing textbooks and has received teaching awards from Syracuse University, Cornell University, the University of Central Florida, and the South Atlantic Administrators of Departments of English. She has been a resident artist at Yaddo, the Virginia Center for Creative Arts, the Djerassi Resident Artists' Project, Cill Rialaig, and the Tyrone Guthrie Centre in Ireland. More information: www.susanhubbard.com

Research Interests

  • writing and reading contemporary fiction
  • creative writing pedagogy
  • the art and craft of speculative fiction

Recent Research Activities

Ongoing research on collaborative online teaching of creative writing with Dr. Kim Wilkins, U. of Queensland, Australia.

Selected Publications

Books

  • Hubbard, Susan. The Sanguinist's Daughter (The Ethical Vampire Series Book 1). Orlando: Blue Garage Co., 2015.
  • The Season of Risks. New York: Simon & Schuster, July 2010.
  • THE YEAR OF DISAPPEARANCES (paperback novel). New York: Simon & Schuster 2009. Audio book: Tantor Media Inc.
  • THE YEAR OF DISAPPEARANCES (hardcover novel). New York: Simon & Schuster 2008. Audio book: Tantor Media Inc.
  • THE SOCIETY OF S (hardcover novel). New York: Simon and Schuster, May 2007. British, Australian, Dutch, Italian, Indonesian, Spanish, German, Chinese, and Taiwanese rights sold. Audio book: Tantor Media Inc., May 2007. Selected as Featured Alternate by Book of the Month Club, Literary Guild, and Quality Paperback Book Club. Paperback edition: April 2008.
  • LISA MARIA TAKES OFF (novel). New York: Red Dress Ink, Apr. 2005. Publication date for United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Holland, New Zealand, and Australia: 2005.
  • LISA MARIA's GUIDE FOR THE PERPLEXED (novel). New York: Red Dress Ink, 2004.Publication date for United States, United Kingdom, Canada, New Zealand, and Australia: 2004. Publication date for France and Holland: 2005.
  • 100 PERCENT PURE FLORIDA FICTION (Anthology coedited with Robley Wilson). Gainesville: University Press of FL, 2000.
  • BLUE MONEY (collection of short fiction). Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1999. [Winner, Janet Heidinger Kafka Prize, 2000.]
  • WALKING ON ICE (collection of short fiction). Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1990. [Winner, 1989 Associated Writing Programs' Short Fiction Prize]

Articles/Essays

  • "Writing Humorous Fiction" (chapter). THE HANDBOOK OF CREATIVE WRITING. Ed. Steven Earnshaw.Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2007. 154-61.Distributed in the U.S. by Columbia University Press.
  • "Gender and Authorship: How Stereotypes Affect Creative Writing Workshops" (chapter). POWER AND IDENTiTY IN THE CREATIVE WRITING CLASSROOM. Ed. Anna Leahy. North Somerset: Multilingual Matters Ltd., 2005. 130-40.
  • 5 essays in journals and newspapers and 22 book reviews. For individual listlings, please see www.susanhubbard.com

Creative Publications

  • "You Who Never Arrived." Saw Palm 3 (2009): 53-57.
  • 30 short stories in nationally and internationally circulated journals, including PLOUGHSHARES, TRIQUARTERLY, MISSISSIPPI REVIEW, and SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA ANTHOLOGY. For individual titles, please see www.susanhubbard.com

Awards

Competitive sabbatical leaves, UCF: 2014-15, 2008-09 and 2001-02.

Research Incentive Award, UCF: 2013, 2007, and 2001

Teaching Incentive Award, UCF: 2013, 2006, and 2001.

UCF Creed Award for Creativity, 2010.

Janet Heidinger Kafka Prize for best prose book by an American woman

Associated Writing Programs' Short Fiction Prize

Distinguished Researcher Award, University of Central Florida, 2008

Research Recognition Award, UCF College of Arts and Humanities, Nov. 2006

Teaching Incentive Award, UCF, 2006 and 2001

Outstanding Teaching Award, South Atlantic Administrators of Departments of English,2000.

Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, UCF, 1999.

Dean's Prize for Excellence and Innovation in Teaching, Cornell University, 1991.

Special Merit Award "for exceptional contributions in teaching and service to the Writing Program," Syracuse University, 1988.

Activities

Red tide monitor, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission

Courses

No courses found for Spring 2018.

Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
81369 CRW4122 Adv Fiction Writing Workshop Web Web Not Online
CRW 4122.0W61: Advanced Fiction Writing Workshop
(Hubbard)

PR: CRW 3120

This fully online advanced fiction workshop is designed to help writers create stories suitable for admission to graduate writing programs. The goal is to hone writing styles and analytical skills. We read published fiction and an editing textbook as we write and revise our own work. Weekly written assignments, a complete (1,500 to 3,000-word) draft of a story and a full revision, and critiques of others' work are required. Work is submitted in standard manuscript format and is expected to be proof-read.
81676 CRW4122 Adv Fiction Writing Workshop Web Web Not Online
CRW 4122.0W60: Advanced Fiction Writing Workshop
(Hubbard)

PR: CRW 3120

This fully online advanced fiction workshop is designed to help writers create stories suitable for admission to graduate writing programs. The goal is to hone writing styles and analytical skills. We read published fiction and an editing textbook as we write and revise our own work. Weekly written assignments, a complete (1,500 to 3,000-word) draft of a story and a full revision, and critiques of others' work are required. Work is submitted in standard manuscript format and is expected to be proof-read.
Course Number Course Title Mode Session Date and Time Syllabus
50856 CRW3120 Fiction Writing Workshop Web A Web Not Online
CRW3120.AW60: Fiction Writing Workshop
(Hubbard)

PR: CRW 3013

This fiction workshop asks participants to write and revise a short story, critique each other's work, read published fiction and a textbook on editing, and complete weekly exercises. The goal is to hone writing styles and analytical skills.

Students are expected to be fluent in standard English usage and to be familiar with basic terms of craft such as characterization, setting, dialogue, theme, tone, and point of view. Consistent participation is also a requirement.
Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
10707 CRW3120 Fiction Writing Workshop Web Web Not Online
CRW3120.0W61: Fiction Writing Workshop
(Hubbard)

PR: English major or minor, junior standing, and grade of C (2.0) or better required in CRW 3013 and CRW 3053

Students are required to read and discuss short stories, create several short exercises designed to sharpen particular skills (dialogue, character development, point of view, etc.), and complete one full length story.
11228 CRW4122 Adv Fiction Writing Workshop Web Web Not Online
CRW4122.0W61: Advanced Fiction Writing Workshop
(Hubbard)

PR: English major or minor, junior standing, and grade of C (2.0) or better required in CRW 3013, CRW 3053, and CRW 3120

Intensive writing practice in fiction. Peer critique and group discussion of original manuscripts. Class meets online weekly. May be used in the degree program a maximum of 2 times.
11413 CRW4122 Adv Fiction Writing Workshop Web Web Not Online
CRW4122.0W62: Advanced Fiction Writing Workshop
(Hubbard)

PR: English major or minor, junior standing, and grade of C (2.0) or better required in CRW 3013, CRW 3053, and CRW 3120

Intensive writing practice in fiction. Peer critique and group discussion of original manuscripts. Class meets online weekly. May be used in the degree program a maximum of 2 times.

No courses found for Fall 2016.

Course Number Course Title Mode Session Date and Time Syllabus
50882 CRW3120 Fiction Writing Workshop Web A Web Not Online
CRW3120.AW59: Fiction Writing Workshop
(Hubbard)

PR: English major or minor, junior standing, and grade of C (2.0) or better required in CRW 3013 and CRW 3053

Students are required to read and discuss short stories, create several short exercises designed to sharpen particular skills (dialogue, character development, point of view, etc.), and complete one full length-story.

Updated: Mar 20, 2017

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