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Graduation Information (Saturday, May 17, 2014)

Mr. James Hilgartner

 Associate Professor of English

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Education

  • M.F.A., Creative Writing, University of Alabama
  • M.A.T., French and Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, School for International Training
  • B.A., Amherst College

Biography

Mr. James Hilgartner photoProfessor Hilgartner’s creative work has appeared in a number of literary journals, and he has twice been awarded the Fellowship in Literature from the Alabama State Council on the Arts. Before coming to Huntingdon in 2006, Professor Hilgartner taught college English and creative writing elsewhere in Alabama. He has also taught English to speakers of other languages in the United States and in Europe.  

Awards
Publications
  • "Gaps in the Fence." Fiction. Writing on the Edge.  Vol. 22, no. 2. Spring 2012.
  • “Drowning in Air,” “Bog Man,” “After the Fire,” “Darwin Consoles the Frozen Baby.” Poems. Apocryphal Text. Vol. 1, no. 4. <http://apocryphaltextpoetry.com/volume1_issue4/poet_07.html>
  • “Beowulf in Hell.” Fiction. Mid-American Review. Vol. 26, no. 2: 196. Spring 2006.
  • “Exploded View: A Forest in Winter.” Fiction. Red Mountain Review. Vol. 1, no. 1: 32–33. Fall 2005.
  • “Das Vorlaufen-zu at Mike’s.” Fiction. New Orleans Review. Vol. 31, no. 1: 122. Spring 2005.
  • “The Bravery of Muskrats.” Fiction. The Distillery. Vol. 8, no. 2: 7–23. Fall 2001.
  • “Whisper,” “Choice,” “Cause and Effect.” Fiction. The American Muse. Vol. 1, no. 4: 46–47. Fall 2001.
  • “Self Defense.” Fiction. First Draft. Vol. 8, no. 1: 12. Spring 2001.
  • “Twelve Exposures.” Fiction. ACM: Another Chicago Magazine. Vol. 36: 36–40. Summer 2000.
  • “Tuscaloosa’s Bujinkan Dojo.” Feature. Sunday Magazine. Alabama Public Radio. 5 September 1999.
  • “Emergency Calls: Stories by Gary Fincke.” Book Review. Black Warrior Review. Vol. 24, no. 1: 167–169. Fall/Winter 1997.
  • “The Road is Long and the Wind Don’t Change.” Fiction. The Worcester Review. Vol. 27, nos. 1 & 2: 108–115. 1996.
  • “Mud Season.” Fiction. Buffalo Spree. Vol. 30, no. 1: 56–59. Spring 1996.
  • “Roadkill.” Fiction. Greensboro Review. Vol. 59: 44–55. Winter 1995–96.



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