Writers In Residence
Alice Friman published her ninth collection of poetry,Vinculum, LSU Press. Previous books are The Book of the Rotten Daughter, Inverted Fire, and Zoo, which won the Ezra Pound Poetry Award from Truman State U. and the Sheila Margaret Motton Prize from NEPC. Her poems have appeared in Best American Poetry 2009, Poetry, The Georgia Review, the 2012 Pushcart Prize Anthology, and many other publications. Professor of English at The University of Indianapolis from 1973 to 1993, she is now Poet-in-Residence at Georgia College & State University. Her podcast, Ask Alice, in which she discusses and answers questions about poetry, creative writing, and the writing life in general, can be found on the Arts & Letters web site.
|Judson Mitcham has had his work in many literary journals, including Georgia Review, Poetry, and Harper's. He has published three collections of poems: Somewhere in Ecclesiastes, which won the Devins Award, This April Day, and A Little Salvation: Poems Old and New. His novels, The Sweet Everlasting and Sabbath Creek, were both awarded the Townsend Prize for Fiction. The Sweet Everlasting was a finalist for the Southern Book Critics Award. Mitcham has held fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, and the Georgia Council for the Arts, and he has been the recipient of a Pushcart Prize.|