Chad Faries

Chad Faries

Title: Associate Professor
Department: English, Languages and Cultures
Discipline: English
Office: Payne Hall Rm. 146
Phone: 912.358.3329
Fax: 912.358.3830


Chad Faries is a published writer and scholar. He was born to a working class family in Michigan's Upper Penninsula.

Research Interests

History of American Poetry, Modern Poetry, Duende, Psychology


PhD, English - University of Wisconsin-MIlwaukee
MA, English - University of Wisconsin-MIlwaukee
BA, English and Humanistic Studies - University of Wisconsin-Green Bay

Awards & Honors

Name: Southeast Review Poetry Prize Finalist
Organization: Florida State University
Date: 7/15/2010
Was a finalist for the presitgious International Poetry Prize and published in the Southeast Review.

Name: World Poetry Prize
Organization: Orient-Occident publishing house.
Date: 7/15/2006
Won the World Poetry Prize in Bucharest Romania for a poem from my collection, the Border Will Be Soon.

Name: Open Book Competition
Organization: Emergency Press
Date: 12/1/2005
Won the open book competition for my collection "The Border Will be Soon" and received publication and a contract.


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