Jay Atkinson




640 Commonwealth Avenue, Room COM 216B
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1982 M.A. University of Florida (English: Creative Writing)
1979 B. A. Acadia University (Philosophy and English Literature)


Jay Atkinson is a novelist, essayist, critic, and investigative journalist. The author of seven books, including the best sellers Ice Time and Legends of Winter Hill, he has been teaching writing at the college level since 1993.

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WR Transfer Credit

Did you take or are you planning to take a writing class at another school? You may be able to receive WR transfer credit for it.
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Journal – Issue 10. Prize Essay and Cover Design contests.

Submissions for this year's Journal Prize Essay contest, are due May 9. Cover Design entries are due May 31.
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