Professor nominated for Pushcart Prize

December 13, 2010

Erin Murphy, associate professor of English, has received a 2010 Pushcart Prize nomination for her essay White Lies. The essay, originally published in the journal Brevity, also has been selected for inclusion in the 11th edition of "Models for Writers" (forthcoming from Bedford/St. Martin's Press).

Murphy is the author of four collections of poetry: "Word Problems" (forthcoming from Word Press, 2011); "Dislocation and Other Theories" (Word Press, 2008); "Too Much of This World" (Mammoth Books, 2008); and "Science of Desire" (Word Press, 2004). With Todd Davis, she is co-editor of "Making Poems: 40 Poems with Commentary by the Poets" (State University of New York Press, 2010).

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Last Updated December 14, 2010