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Sonya Huber

Born: Janurary 30, 1971 in Evergreen Park, Illinois
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: She was born in Evergreen Park, Illinois.

Biography: Sonya Huber is a writer, educator. She is an assistant professor at Georgia Southern University in Statesboro, Georgia and a professor at Ashland University, in Ashland, Ohio.

  • StorySouth's Million Writers Award for notable story in 2004

Primary Literary Genre(s): Fiction; Non-Fiction

Sonya Huber on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

  Opa Nobody
ISBN: 9780803243620 OCLC: 213056842

University of Nebraska Press, Lincoln : ©2008.

It had come to this: breastfeeding her screaming three-month-old while sitting on the cigarette-scarred floor of a union hall, lying to her husband so she could attend yet another activist meeting, and otherwise actively self-destructing. Then Sonya Huber turned to her long-dead grandfather, the family?nobody,? for help.

The backwards research guide for writers :
ISBN: 1845534425 OCLC: 838124281

Equinox Pub., [London] ; 2011.

Developed with input from college student writers, The ""Backwards"" Research Guide for Writers is relevant as a text for undergraduate and postgraduate courses in composition, creative nonfiction, literary journalism, and feature writing as well as for working journalists and other writers seeking a new way of approaching a writing project.