English, Literature, and Modern Languages Faculty Publications


Hawkgirl in High School

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Creative Writing (Fiction)

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Hobart: Another Literary Journal


"Hawkgirl in High School" comes from a larger collection,Hawkgirl A to Z, a collaboration between R.L. Futrell and P. Kevin Heath. Both have published fiction, poetry and creative nonfiction in various literary magazines and journals, and have had work anthologized in such publications as Flash Fiction Forward (Norton) and Short Prose for Critical Readers. In 2008, R.L. Futrell was awarded an "Individual Excellence Award" by the Ohio Arts Council. They both reside with their families in southern Ohio and teach creative writing courses at Cedarville University, where Dr. Heath is the chair of the Department of Language and Literature.