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Greg Brownderville

Associate Professor

MFA, University of Mississippi

Greg Brownderville has published a book of poems titled Gust (Northwestern University Press/TriQuarterly, 2011) and a book of folkloristic poems and paintings titled Deep Down in the Delta (Butler Center Books, 2012). His third book, a collection of poems titled A Horse with Holes in It (LSU Press, Southern Messenger Poets series), is slated for release in fall 2016. Brownderville teaches  Introduction to Creative Writing and upper-level poetry workshop.

Courses taught

2390, 3390

Areas of research

poetry, folklore


Gust: Poems (Northwestern University Press, 2011)

Deep Down in the Delta (Butler Center Books, 2012)


Gust: Top Picks, Library Journal, 2011

Gust: Best-Seller List, Poetry Foundation, 2012

Walter E. Dakin Fellowship, Sewanee Writers’ Conference, 2012

Poetry Award, New Millennium Writings, 2011

Voice-Only Poetry prize, Missouri Review, 2011

Jane Geske Award, Prairie Schooner, 2010

Porter Prize, 2007