Michael Waters, PhD
PhD, Ohio University
MFA, University of Iowa
BA/MA, SUNY - Brockport
Office: Wilson Annex, Room 401
Fall 2014 Office Hours:
Dr. Waters is on sabbatical for the 2014-2015 academic year.
Regularly Taught Courses:
EN 202 - Literature II
EN 253 - Creative Writing: Poetry
EN 352 - The Craft of Writing
EN 491 - Senior Seminar
EN 609 - Seminar in Creative Writing Poetry
EN 615 - The Writer's Craft
Research interests include creative writing and American literature.
Gospel Night. BOA Editions. 2011
Selected Poems. Shoestring Press (UK). 2011
Darling Vulgarity. BOA Editions. 2006.
Parthenopi: New & Selected Poems. BOA Editions. 2001.
Green Ash, Red Maple, Black Gum. BOA Editions. 1997.
Bountiful. Carnegie Mellon University Press. 1992.
The Burden Lifters. Carnegie Mellon University Press. 1989.
Anniversary of the Air. Carnegie Mellon University Press. 1985.
Not Just Any Death. BOA Editions. 1979.
Fish Light. Ithaca House. 1975.
Death Searches for You a Second Time by Carmelia Leonte (co-translator). Red Dragonfly Press. 2003.
Contemporary American Poetry (co-editor). Houghton Mifflin. Eighth Edition. 2006. Seventh Edition. 2001.
Perfect in Their Art: Poems on Boxing from Homer to Ali (co-editor). Southern Illinois UP. 2003.
Selected Poems by A. Poulin, Jr. (editor). BOA Editions. 2001.
Dissolve to Island: On the Poetry of John Logan (editor). Ford-Brown & Company. 1984.
Poetry; American Poetry Review; Paris Review; Kenyon Review; Yale Review; Georgia Review; Southern Review; Missouri Review; Iowa Review; Gettysburg Review; Michigan Quarterly Review; Ploughshares; Rolling Stone; TriQuarterly; North American Review; Mississippi Review; Shenandoah; Crazyhorse; Field; Antioch Review; Arts & Letters; English Record; American Voice; Ohio Review; Carolina Quarterly; New Letters; America; Prairie Schooner; North Dakota Quarterly; Seneca Review; Chelsea; Connecticut Review; Quarterly West; Indiana Review; Poetry Ireland Review; Mid-American Review; New Virginia Review; Near East Review; Southern Indiana Review; Wallace Stevens Journal; Chautauqua Literary Journal; New Jersey Poetry Journal; Tar River Poetry; Crab Orchard Review; Ironwood.
SPC, School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Advisor, Monmouth Review
Black History Month Committee
Department Graduate Programs Committee
Department Search Committee, Spring 2013