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Thomas CarawayThomas E. Caraway

Associate Professor
300 W. Hawthorne Road
Spokane, WA 99251
Phone: 509.777.4797
Fax: 509.777.None listed
Office Location: Westminster Hall 216
Email: tcaraway@whitworth.edu

Education

Ph.D. University of North Dakota

M.F.A., B.A. Eastern Washington University

Year Joined Whitworth Faculty

2008

Areas of Specialization / Expertise

Publishing & editing, book design, 20th-century American poetry and poetics, literary aesthetics, creative writing

Selected Publications / Presentations / Honors

Research & Scholarship

Recent publications:

Poems and stories have appeared in Ascent, Isthmus, New Mexico Review, Redivider, Relief, Ruminate, Smartish Pace, Sugar House Review, Sweet, Talking River Review, the Inlander, and the Spokesman-Review.

Presentations:

“The Undergrad and the Literary Journal: Four Models of Undergraduate-edited Magazines.” 2017 AWP, Washington D.C.

“Four Inland NW Presses: a reading and discussion.” 2016 Montana Festival of the Book, Missoula, MT.

“Religious Editors Publishing Secular Books: Trials and Triumphs.” 2016 Festival of Faith and Writing, Grand Rapids, MI.

“Being Poet Laureate: City Laureates on Public Poetry and Building Community.” 2015 AWP, Minneapolis, MN.

“What’s the Use of an MFA?” 2014 Festival of Faith & Writing, Grand Rapids, MI.

“The State of Christian Literary Publishing.” 2014 Festival of Faith & Writing, Grand Rapids, MI.

“The Subversive Spirit: Poetry Writing from the Edge of Faith.” 2014 AWP, Seattle, WA.

“Faithful Niche or Faithful Kitsch?: Editors on the Importance of Christian Literary Publishing.” 2013 AWP, Boston, MA.

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