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Hastings Hensel

Lecturer, English

Jonathan Doe
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Spring 2018 Hours: Monday/Wednesday 12-2pm; Tuesday 3-4pm


Hastings Hensel is the author of the poetry collection Winter Inlet, winner of the 2014-2015 Unicorn Press First Book Prize, and the poetry chapbook Control Burn, winner of the 2011 Iron Horse Literary Review Single-Author Contest. His poems have appeared in The Greensboro Review, The South Carolina Review, 32 Poems, Cave Wall, Gray’s Sporting Journal, among others. He frequently writes articles for South Carolina Living, South Carolina Wildlife, and Grand Strand magazines.


Johns Hopkins University, M.F.A.

Sewanee: The University of the South, B.A.

Teaching Areas

Poetry, Creative Writing, Composition

Research Areas

Poetry, Magazine Writing

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