Jay Atkinson




640 Commonwealth Avenue, Room COM 216B

Fall Office Hours

Monday 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Wednesday 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Friday 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.


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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Fall 2015 Graduate Writing Fellowships

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Spring Catalog

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