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

Judith Roney, M.F.A.

Originally from Hyde Park, Chicago, Judith Roney is the author of fiction, essays, and poetry, which have have appeared in numerous publications. Her chapbook, Waiting for Rain, was a finalist at Two Sylvias Press in 2016, Field Guide for a Human was a 2015 finalist in Gambling the Aisle's chapbook contest, and her poetry collection, According to the Gospel of Haunted Women, received the 2015 Pioneer Prize. A memoir piece, “My Nickname was Frankenstein,” is nominated for a Pushcart Prize. Her writing centers around the archaic and misunderstood, dead relatives, the marginalized, and intersections of time and culture. She has created writing workshops for both children and adults challenged by mental illness and emotional trauma, served as assistant poetry editor for The Florida Review, and is a current teaching artist for The Poetry Barn in West Hurley, New York. She teaches part-time in the creative writing program at the University of Central Florida. She lives on the coast with her husband, two Labradors, two cats, and is an avid promoter of xeriscape and lagoon-friendly gardening. 

Education

  • M.F.A. from University of Central Florida
  • Certificate in Anthropology (Minor) from University of Central Florida
  • B.A. in English from University of Central Florida
  • A.A. in Art History from South Suburban State College
  • A.A. in Nursing from Lake Sumter State College

Research Interests

Poetry Studies and Poetry Writing Approaches; Experimental Poetry; Blurred and Hybrid Genre Forms; The Lyrical Essay & Memoir; Magical Realism Writing and Studies; Dystopian Fiction; Southern Gothic Fiction; Experimental Image Writing Methods; Digital Texts; Archaic Language and Texts 

Selected Publications

Books

  • Books

    ACCORDING TO THE GOSPEL OF HAUNTED WOMEN, ELJ Publications, 2015

    Creative Works

    Poetry, fiction, non-fiction, and poemography have appeared in numerous journals and anthologies, including Slipstream Press, Paper Swans Press (UK), Cicada Magazine, Bones III, The Gallway Review, and Driftwood Press.

Awards

  • Semi-finalist, Gambling the Aisle Chapbook Prize 2016
  • Honorable Mention, Two Sylvias Press Chapbook Prize 2016
  • Winner, ELJ Publications for a Poetry Collection, 2015
  • Winner, Prism Review Poetry Contest, 2014
  • Outstanding Poet, University of Central Florida, 2012
  • Certificate of Recognition for Outstanding Achievement in Cultural Anthropology, Anne Arundel College, 2009

Courses

No courses found for Spring 2018.

No courses found for Fall 2017.

Course Number Course Title Mode Session Date and Time Syllabus
51076 CRW3013 Creative Writing for English M Web B Web Not Online
No Description Available
51075 CRW3053 Thry & Practice Creative Wrtng Web B Web Not Online
No Description Available
62291 CRW3053 Thry & Practice Creative Wrtng Web B Web Not Online
No Description Available
Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
19448 CRW3013 Creative Writing for English M Web Web Not Online
CRW3013.0W59: Creative Writing for English Majors
(Jardeneh)

PR: English major or minor, junior standing, and grade of C (2.0) or better required in ENC 1102

Literary genres; practice and critique of peer writing; critical reading of established authors.
21167 CRW3013 Creative Writing for English M Web Web Not Online
No Description Available
Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
81977 CRW3013 Creative Writing for English M Web Web Not Online
No Description Available
91558 CRW3310 Poetry Writing Workshop Web Web Not Online
CRW3310.0W59: Poetry Writing Workshop
(Thaxton)

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

This is an intermediate level poetry workshop that will focus on the nature of poetry, the creative process, the elements most often present in good poems, and we will read and discuss the work of contemporary poets. Although there are no formulas or rules to follow to write good poems, we will establish some guidelines and discuss the qualities most often present in good poems, for instance - clarity, honesty, significance, control of diction, an attention to the sound of words, the effective use of figurative language, and the use of concrete and specific language.
Course Number Course Title Mode Session Date and Time Syllabus
50757 CRW3013 Creative Writing for English M Web B Web Not Online
CRW3013.BW61: Creative Writing for English Majors
(Judith Roney)

PR: English major or minor, junior standing, and grade of C (2.0) or better required in ENC 1102

Literary genres; practice and critique or peer writing; critical reading of established authors.
51046 CRW3310 Poetry Writing Workshop Web B Web Not Online
CRW3310.BW61: Poetry Writing Workshop
(Judith Roney)

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

An intermediate level poetry workshop for English majors. Group analysis and criticism; close reading of contemporary poetry and poetic theory.

Updated: Apr 28, 2017

Department of English • College of Arts & Humanities at the University of Central Florida
Phone: 407-823-5596 • Fax: 407-823-3300 • English@ucf.edu