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College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities

Nic Brown

Nic Brown

Associate Professor

Department of English
Office: 315 Strode

M.F.A., Iowa Writers’ Workshop; B.A., Columbia University

Curriculum Vitae


Research Interests
Creative Writing

Nic Brown is the author of the novels In Every Way, Doubles, and Floodmarkers. His memoir Bang Bang Crash is forthcoming from Counterpoint in spring 2023. He is the fiction editor of the South Carolina Review and his writing has appeared in The New York Times and the Harvard Review, among many other publications. A graduate of Columbia and the Iowa Writers' Workshop, he has served as the Grisham Writer-in-Residence at the University of Mississippi and is now an associate professor of creative writing at Clemson University.


Selected Professional Works

Books (Published)

In Every Way (Counterpoint, 2015) | Distributed by Penguin/Random House | Long-listed for the SIBA Southern Book Prize | Optioned for film by Micheal Eisner for Tornante and Double E Films

Doubles (Counterpoint, 2010) | Distributed by Penguin/Random House | Optioned for film by David Burris

Floodmarkers (Counterpoint, 2009) | Distributed by Penguin/Random House | Selected as an Editor's Choice by The New York Times Book Review

Books (In Production or Under Contract)

Bang Bang Crash (Counterpoint, forthcoming spring 2023) | Distributed by Penguin/Random House

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