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Department of English Language and Literature

Faculty and Staff Directory

Liz Countryman

Title: Assistant Professor
Department: English Language and Literature
College of Arts and Sciences
Email: countrym@mailbox.sc.edu
Phone: 803-576-5891
Office: HUO 515
Resources: English Language and Literature
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Education

PhD, University of Houston, 2012
MFA, University of Maryland, 2006

Specialization

     • Creative Writing
     • Contemporary poetry

Courses

ENGL 286       Poetry
ENGL 360       Introduction to Creative Writing
ENGL 460       Advanced Writing
ENGL 464       Poetry Workshop
ENGL 600       Seminar in Verse Composition

Publications

Books
   A Forest Almost, Subito Press, 2017

Selected Recent Journal Publications
   • “Erasure Poem” — Lana Turner (forthcoming)
   • “Homeowner,” “Make Space” — Conduit (forthcoming)
   • “Narrative Poem” — The Volta (2019)
   • “Dresser” — American Poetry Review (2019)
   • “Forest” — Kenyon Review (2018)
   • “Subway Ride, Spring 2002” — Poetry (2016)
   • “The End is Always Sudden” — American Poetry Review (2016)
   • “Cave” — The Offing (2015)
   • “You Are in a Lake” — AGNI (2015)
   • “Gray Area” — Boston Review (2014)

Other Information

Editor (with Samuel Amadon) of Oversound, a poetry journal:  (www.oversoundpoetry.com)


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