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Creative Writing Instructor

Kennesaw State University

HQ Phone: (770) 423-6000

Email: t***@***.edu

Kennesaw State University

Dept Of History And Philosophy 1000 Chastain Rd, MC1806

Kennesaw, Georgia 30144

United States

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Background Information

Employment History

Hurston/Wright Foundation

Professor of Creative Writing

Sentinel & Enterprise

Affiliations

Arts Administration Fellow
Lillian Smith Prizes

Honorary Advisory Board Member
Decatur Book Festival

Co-Founder
Ga Writers Association

Fulbright Fellow
University College of Southern Stockholm

Arts Administration Fellow
National Endowment for the Arts

Founder
Georgia Writers Association

Education



George Mason University

B.A.

William and Mary

B.A. degree
Theatre and Speech
The College of William and Mary

BA
Theatre and Speech
College of William and Mary

M.F.A.

George Mason University

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A conversation with writer Anthony Grooms by Kathy Holzapfel Anthony Grooms is an award winning writer, teacher, and poet.

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A two-time Lillian Smith Prize winner and co-founder of the Georgia Writers' Association, Tony is a Fulbright Fellow and Professor of Creative Writing at Kennesaw State University.


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A conversation with writer Anthony Grooms by Kathy Holzapfel Anthony Grooms is an award winning writer, teacher, and poet.

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A two-time Lillian Smith Prize winner and co-founder of the Georgia Writers' Association, Tony is a Fulbright Fellow and Professor of Creative Writing at Kennesaw State University.


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A conversation with writer Anthony Grooms by Kathy Holzapfel

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Anthony Grooms is an award winning writer, teacher, and poet. The former Macon State College professor is the author of "Ice Poems," the short story collection "Trouble No More" and the novel "Bombingham. A two-time Lillian Smith Prize winner and co-founder of the Georgia Writers' Association, Tony is a Fulbright Fellow and Professor of Creative Writing at Kennesaw State University. His books have been twice selected to the All Georgia Reads list.
Author Anthony Grooms (Photo credit: J. D. Scott Photography)
Author Anthony Grooms (Photo credit: J. D. Scott Photography)


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Anthony Grooms (b. 1955) is a professor of English and interdisciplinary studies at Kennesaw State University. From the small town of Louisa, Virginia, he attended a then-recently integrated white public school as part of the Freedom of Choice plan, an experience that has influenced much of his writing. He is the author of a collection of poetry, Ice Poems (1988), a collection of short stories, Trouble No More (1995), and a novel, Bombingham (2001), which won the Lillian Smith Book Award in 2002. In 1994, he cofounded the Georgia Writers Association.
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This story by African American writer and educator, Anthony "Tony" Grooms (b. 1955), taken from his 1995 collection Trouble No More, is set during the days of the lunch counter sit-ins, in this case in Grooms' hometown of Louisa, Virginia.


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Tony Grooms's education at the College of William and Mary and George Mason University led him to a teaching and literary arts administration career in Georgia. Since 1984, he has directed or advised a number of regional and national literary service organizations, including The Georgia Center for the Book, Pen Faulkner Foundation, and The National Endowment for the Arts. Since 1995, he has taught writing at Kennesaw State University. He is the author of Ice Poems, a chapbook of poems, and Trouble No More: Stories and Bombingham, a novel. He is a Fulbright Fellow, a Finalist for the Legacy Award from the Hurston-Wright Foundation, an Arts Administration Fellow from the National Endowment for the Arts, and the recipient of two Lillian Smith Prizes from the Southern Regional Council.

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