Forrest Anderson

Position Assistant Professor of English

Specializations Creative writing -- fiction

OfficeWitherspoon Hall 146

Degree Ph.D., Florida State University



Forrest Anderson joined the English Department in the fall of 2009. His fiction has been published in a number of journals, including the South Carolina Review and Blackbird. His story "Hey Bubba" opens with the sentence: "The day our son walked across a field and disappeared into a swamp thick with cypress knees, wiregrass, yellow flies, and snakes, we considered ourselves good parents."

If you would like to read the remainder of "Hey Bubba," you can find it online at