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Jason Ockert

Professor

Jonathan Doe
Contact Jason Ockert
843-349-2531 jockert@coastal.edu

Edwards 233

Fall 2019 Office Hours
Tuesdays 3:00 - 4:00pm,
Thursdays 9:00am -12:00pm

Biography

Jason Ockert is the author of Wasp Box, Neighbors of Nothing, and Rabbit Punches. Winner of the Dzanc Short Story Collection Contest, the Atlantic Monthly Fiction Contest, and the Mary Roberts Rinehart Award, he was also a finalist for the Shirley Jackson Award and the Million Writers Award. His work has appeared in journals and anthologies including New Stories from the South, Best American Mystery Stories, Oxford American, The Iowa Review, One Story, and McSweeney’s.