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Edwards College of Humanities & Fine Arts - Faculty Information
Dan Albergotti
Chair/Professor

Department(s): English
Degree: MFA in creating writing, UNC Greensboro, 2002; PhD in literature, South Carolina 1995
Area of Study: Creative writing, poetry
   
Email: albergot@coastal.edu
Office: EHFA 223
Phone: 843-349-2420
Website:
   
Biography:
Dan Albergotti is the author of The Boatloads, (BOA Editions, 2008) which was selected by Edward Hirsch as the winner of the 2007 A. Poulin, Jr. Poetry Prize, and Millennial Teeth (Southern Illinois University Press, 2014), which was selected by Rodney Jones as the winner of the Crab Orchard Series in Poetry Open Competition in 2013. He is also the author of a limited-edition chapbook, The Use of the World, published by Unicorn Press in 2013. Albergotti's poems have appeared in The Cincinnati Review, Five Points, Mid-American Review, The Southern Review, The Virginia Quarterly Review, and other journals. His first chapbook, Charon's Manifest, won the 2005 Randall Jarrell/Harperprints Chapbook Competition, and one of his poems was reprinted in Best New Poets 2005. His poem "Things to Do in the Belly of the Whale" won the 2005 Oneiros Press Poetry Broadside Contest and was printed in a limited letterpress edition in March 2007. He has been a scholar at the Sewanee and Bread Loaf writers' conferences and a fellow at the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts. In spring 2008 his poem "What They're Doing" was selected for a Pushcart Prize. A graduate of the MFA program at UNC Greensboro and former poetry editor of The Greensboro Review, he founded the online journal Waccamaw at Coastal Carolina University, where he is Professor and Chair of the Department of English.
 
Office / Class Hours:
Dan Albergotti
Chair/Professor - English
  06 AM 7 AM 8 AM 9 AM 10 AM 11 AM 12 PM 1 PM 2 PM 3 PM 4 PM 5 PM 6 PM 7 PM
Mon
ENGL-658
EHFA-109
4:30 PM
7:20 PM
Tue
EHFA 223
2:00 PM
4:00 PM
Wed
EHFA 223
10:00 AM
12:00 PM
Thu
Fri
Notes:
Other office hours available by appointment.
** ENGL-368 Reading and Writing Poetry

Class / Office Hours
Mon    Class: 4:30 PM - 7:20 PM
Tue    Office: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Wed    Office: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM