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Karen  Brown

Karen Brown

Karen Brown
Continuing Instructor


Office: CPR 283
Phone: 813/974-4856



Karen Brown is the author of a novel, The Longings of Wayward Girls, and two short story collections—Little Sinners and Other Stories, which won the Prairie Schooner Book Prize and the John Gardner Fiction Book Award, and Pins and Needles: Stories, which was the recipient of AWP’s Grace Paley Prize for Short Fiction. Her work has appeared in The O. Henry Prize Stories, Best American Short Stories, The New York Times, and Good Housekeeping, and in many literary magazines, most recently The Kenyon Review, Glimmer Train, and Epoch. She studied creative writing at Cornell University, and received her Ph.D. in English with a concentration in Literature from USF, where she is currently a Continuing Instructor. Her novel, The Clairvoyants, will be published by Henry Holt in 2017.

Current Courses

RefCourseSecCourse TitleCRDayTimeLocation
21626CRW 3112003Fiction I

CPR 350
12805CRW 3112901Fiction I

CPR 249
17259CRW 3121902Fiction II

CPR 249
17841ENG 4906001Individual Research

TBA 100
18405ENG 4906004Individual Research

TBA 100