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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Adam Prince  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT Fiction

Born: in Southern California


Illinois Connection

Prince is a member of the Creative Writing Faculty at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.

Biographical and Professional Information

Born and raised in Southern California, Adam Prince earned his MFA from the University of Arkansas and his Ph.D. from the University of Tennessee. His award-winning fiction has appeared in ''The Missouri Review'', ''The Southern Review'', and ''Narrative Magazine'', among others. In 2012 - 2013, he served as the Tickner Fellow at the Gilman School in Baltimore. In 2013, he and his wife, poet Charlotte Pence, joined the Creative Writing faculty at Eastern Illinois University.

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-- One of the Best Twenty New Writers by ''Narrative Magazine'' in 2011