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Sybil Baker
UC Foundation Associate Professor
English
M.F.A., Vermont College of Fine Arts
  sybil-baker@utc.edu
  423-425-2338
  Holt 325
Sybil Baker teaches creative writing and literature. She is the author of The Life Plan, Talismans, and Into This World, which received an Eric Hoffer Award Honorable Mention, and was a finalist for Foreword’s Best Book of the Year Award. Recent work has appeared in GuernicaGlimmer TrainThe Nervous Breakdown, and The Collagist. She frequently teaches at Yale Writers' Conference, was a featured writer at the American Writers' Festival in Singapore, and was a Visiting Professor at Middle Eastern Technical University in North Cyprus. She has received Outstanding Teacher and Creative Scholarship Awards from UTC's College of Arts and Sciences. A MakeWork Artist Grant recipient, she is Fiction Editor at Drunken Boat. A book of essays and a novel are forthcoming from C&R Press.