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Julie Hensley

Julie Hensley
  • Full Professor
  • M.F.A., Creative Writing, Arizona State University


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Julie Hensley’s stories and poems have appeared in many journals, including Hayden’s Ferry Review, Indiana Review, Phoebe, Quarterly West, Redivider, and Ruminate. Her work is regularly anthologized and has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize. Her short story cycle, Landfall (Ohio State University Press), was selected as the winner of the 2007 Everett Southwest Literature Award. She's the author of the chapbook The Language of Horses (Finishing Line Press) and Viable (Five Oaks Press), a book of poetry. The recipient of the Berry College Award for Emerging Voices in Southern Fiction, Hensley holds an MFA from Arizona State University. Before joining the faculty at Eastern Kentucky, she directed the creative writing program at Cameron University and served as the visiting writer at Prescott College.

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Subject  TitleDatesLocationTerm
ENG 306Intro to Creative Writing  Internet Classes Fall 2023
ENW 820Thesis  Internet Classes Fall 2023
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