Jeremy B. Jones

313 Coulter English Department
Cullowhee, NC 28723
Phone: 
828.227.3937

Author's Bio

Jeremy B. Jones is the author of Bearwallow: A Personal History of a Mountain Homeland (2014). His essays have been named Notable in Best American Essays and appear or are forthcoming in Oxford American, Brevity, and Crab Orchard Review, among others. He teaches creative writing at Western Carolina University, in his native southern Appalachia.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Bearwallow: A Personal History of a Mountain Homeland
(John F. Blair, 2014)
Anthologies: 
Code Meshing as World English
(National Council of Teachers of English, 2011)
Journals: 
Brevity, Crab Orchard Review, Defunct, Iowa Review, Jelly Bucket, Our State, Prime Number Magazine, Quarterly West, Relief: A Quarterly Christian Expression, Rock & Sling, Ruminate, The Dead Mule School of Southern Literature

More Information

Listed as: 
Creative Nonfiction Writer
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Appalachian
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English, Spanish
Born in: 
Hendersonville
Please note: All information in the Directory is provided by the listed writers or their representatives.
Last updated: Oct 02, 2014