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MFA English Program
University of Mississippi

Faculty Publications

Matt Bondurant 

The Third Translation, Hyperion (2005)

The Wettest County in the World, Scribner (2008)

The Night Swimmer, Scribner (2012)

Beth Ann Fennelly

A Different Kind of Hunger (1997) Poems, Chapbook, Winner of The Texas Review Breakthrough Prize.

Open House Poems, Zoo Press (2002) reissued by W. W. Norton (2009)

Tender Hooks Poems, W. W. Norton (2004)

Great with Child: Letters to a Young Mother Nonfiction, W. W. Norton (2006)

Unmentionables Poems, W. W. Norton (2008)

The Tilted World Novel, co-authored with Tom Franklin (author) Harper Collins (2013)

Heating & Cooling: 52 Micro-Memoirs Nonfiction, W. W. Norton (2017)

Ann Fisher-Wirth

William Carlos Williams and Autobiography: The Woods of His Own Nature, Penn State University Press (1989)

The Trinket Poems, Wind Publications (2003)

Blue Window, Archer Books (2003)

Walking Wu-Wei’s Scroll, Drunken Boat (2005)

Five Terraces, Wind Publications (2005)

Slide Shows, Finishing Line Press (2009)

Carta Marina, Wings Press (2009)

Dream Cabinet, Wings Press (2012)

The Ecopoetry Anthology, coedited with Laura-Gray Street, Trinity University Press (2013)

First, earth, The Chapbook (2015)

Mississippi, poems by Ann Fisher-Wirth and photographs by Maude Schuyler Clay, Wings Press (2018)

The Bones of Winter Birds, Terrapin Press (2019)

Tom Franklin

Poachers (1999) Short Stories, Harper Collins Publishers, Winner of The Edgar Award.

Hell at the Breech (2003) Novel, Harper Collins Publishers

Smonk (2006) Novel, Harper Collins Publishers

Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter (2010) Novel, Harper Collins Publishers, New York Times Bestseller, Los Angeles Times Book Prize, Willie Morris Award for Southern Fiction, RT Reviewers Choice Award for Best Contemporary Mystery, U.K. Crime Writers’ Association Gold Dagger Award

The Tilted World (2013) Novel, co-authored with Beth Ann Fennelly Harper Collins

Melissa Ginsburg

Arbor, New Michigan Press, 2007. Poetry chapbook

Double Blind, Dancing Girl Press, December 2015. Poetry chapbook

Dear Weather Ghost, Four Way Books, 2013. Poetry collection

Sunset City, Ecco Books, 2016. Novel.

The House Uptown, Flatiron Books, 2021. Novel

Apollo, Condensery, 2021. Poetry Chapbook

Derrick Harriell

Ropes, Willow Books (2013) Mississippi Institute of Arts and Letters 2014 Poetry Award Winner

Cotton, Willow Books (2010)

Stripper in Wonderland, LSU Press (2017)

Kiese Laymon

Long Division, Scribner (2013)

How to Slowly Kill Yourself and Others in America, Scribner (2013)

Heavy: An American Memoir, Scribner (2018)

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Fishbone, Snail’s Pace Press, 2000 (chapbook)

Miracle Fruit: poems, Tupelo Press, 2003

At the Drive-in Volcano: Poems, Tupelo Press, 2007

Lucky Fish, Tupelo Press, 2011

Lace & Pyrite, (with Ross Gay) Ow Arts Press, 2014

Oceanic, Copper Canyon Press, 2018

World of Wonders: In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments, Milkweed Editions, 2020


Chris Offutt

Kentucky Straight, Vintage (1992)

The Same River Twice, Simon & Schuster (1993)

The Good Brother, Simon & Schuster (1997)

Out of the Woods, Simon & Schuster (1999)

No Heroes: A Memoir of Coming Home, Simon & Schuster (2002)

My Father, the Pornographer, Atria Books (2016)

Country Dark, Grove Press (2018)

The Killing Hills, Grove Press (2021)