Jonathan Hershey,
Associate Professor of English
Contact Information:

Office: F125 Office phone and Voice Mail: 706-368-7629
E-mail address: jhershey@highlands.edu

 
Education

M.F.A. in Creative Writing from the University of Alabama
B.A. in English from the University of Alabama
Ph.D. in Creative Writing from Georgia State University

 
 
Other Georgia Highlands College Responsibilities

Faculty Advisor for Georgia Highlands College's webzine FC Bytes
Assistant Faculty Advisor to the Vegetarian Club
Faculty Advisor for the Writers' Collaborative

 
Research Interests

Fiction Writing, Poetry Writing, Contemporary Fiction and Poetry, Weather

             
 
Previous Work Experience

Instructor, University of Alabama
Instructor, Summer Arts Camp
Fiction Editor, Black Warrior Review
field hand for avocado farm
marina and bait shop assistant and
primitive camping garbage detail, Oak Mountain State Park
Also: landscaper, waiter, cook, bartender, and bouncer

 
Favorite Web Sites

NYTimes Review of Books
Scrabble
The National Barbecue News
Global Ireland
Vegetarians
Gorp
Poetry Daily
American Civil Liberties Union
Jazz Online
Jazz Corner
The Onion
Weekly Crossword
The Real Beer Page
Atlanta Braves


Updated 9/12/02
Send questions or comments to:
jhershey@highlands.edu