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MFA English Program
University of Mississippi

Student Publications

A selection of publications by former and current UM MFA / Creative Writing PhD graduate students: 


NameTitle of Book (s)Press
Alex TaylorThe Name of the Nearest River (stories), The Marble Orchard (novel)Sarabande Books (2010), Ig Publishing (2015)
Andrew DallyAll the Times We Passed McDonald’s Between Chapel Hill and Tuxedo, North Carolina (poetry)New Michigan Press (2019)
Anne CorbitRules for Lying (novel)Southeast Missouri State Univ Press (2016)
Aziza Barnesi be, but i ain't (poetry)Yes Yes Books (2016)
Caroline WilliamsLucy Negro, Redux (poems), The Diary of B. B. Bright, Possible Princess (Co-authored YA novel), Soul Food Love: Healthy Recipes Inspired by One Hundred Years of Cooking in a Black FamilyThird Man Books (2019), Turner (2012), Clarkson Potter (2015)
Corinna McClanahan SchroederInked (poems)Texas A&M University Press (2015)
Danielle SellersBone Key Elegies (poetry), Minor Territories (poetry)Main Street Rag (2009), Sundress Publications (2018)
Di BeiThe Horse Ballerina (fiction)
Douglas RayHe Will Laugh (poetry), The Queer South: LGTBQ Writers on the American SouthLethe Press (2011), Sibling Rivalry Press (2014)
E.M. TranDaughters Of The New Year (fiction)HarperCollins (2022)
Greg BrowndervilleA Horse with Holes in It (poetry), Deep Down in the Delta (poetry), Gust (poetry)LSU Press (2016), Butler Center for Arkansas Studies (2012), Triquarterly (2011)
Greg SherlMonogamy Songs (poetry), The Oregon Trail is the Oregon Trail (poetry), Heavy Petting (poetry), The Future of Curious People (co-authored novel)Future Tense Books (2013), Write Bloody Publishing (2013), YesYes Books (2011), Algonquin Books (2014)
Hussain AhmedHarp in a Fireplace (poetry), Soliloquy with the Ghosts in Nile (poetry)Newfound (2021), Black Ocean (2022)
Jake RubinThe Poser (novel)Penguin Books (2016)
Jan VerberkmoesFirewatch (poetry)Fonograf Editions (2021)
Jennifer KeyThe Old Dominion (poetry)University of Tampa Press (2013)
Jimmy CajoleasGoldeline (novel), Minor Prophets (novel), The Good Demon (novel), The Rambling (novel) HarperCollins (2017), Amulet Books (2019), Amulet Books (2018), HarperCollins (2019)
John Oliver HodgesThe Love Box (stories)Livingston Press (2013)
Joshua NguyenCome Clean (poetry)The University of Wisconsin Press (2021)
Julian David RandallRefuse (poetry), Pilar Ramirez And The Escape From Zafa (fiction) The University of Pittsburgh (2018), Henry Holt and Co (2022)
Lara AveryThe Memory Book (fiction), A Million Miles Away (fiction), Anything But Ordinary (fiction)Poppy Books (2016), Poppy Books (2016), HYPERION BOOKS (2013)
Louis BourgeoisOLGA (poetry), The Distance Of DucksWordTech Editions (2005), Red Dragon Press (2005)
M. O. WalshThe Prospect of Magic (stories), My Sunshine Away (novel), The Big Door Prize (novel)Livingston Press (2010), G.P. Putnam's Sons (2015), G.P. Putnam's Sons (2020)
Maegan PolandWhat Makes You Think You're Awake? (stories)Blair (2021)
Maggie GraberSwan Hammer: an Instructor’s Guide to Mirrors (poetry)Wheelburrow Books & Michigan State Press (2021)
Marty CainKids of the Black Hole (poetry)Trembling Pillow Press (2017)
Michael BibleSophia (novel), Empire of Light (novel)Melville House Books (2015), Melville House (2018)
Molly BrownThe Virginia State Colony for Epileptics and Feebleminded (poetry)Persea (2017)
Sadia HassanEnumeration (poetry)Akashic Press (2020)
Sarah SgroIf the Future is a Fetish (poetry)Yes Yes Books (2019)
Sean EnnisChase Us (stories)Little A (2017)
Tim EarleyBoondoggle (poetry),The Spooking of Mavens (poetry)Main Street Rag (2005), Cracked Slab Books (2010)
William BoyleGravesend (novel), Death Don’t Have No Mercy (stories), The Lonely Witness (novel), City of Margins (novel)Pegasus Crime (2018), Broken River Books (2015), Pegasus Crime (2018), Pegasus Crime (2020)
Lara AveryThe Year of Second ChancesWilliam Morrow August 2023
Linda MasiFine Dreams, Juniper Prize WinnerUniversity of Massachusetts Press 2023



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