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Carey Scott Wilkerson

Assistant Professor

Carey Scott Wilkerson


Mr. Scott Wilkerson

Position: Assistant Professor of Creative Writing
Office: Arnold Hall 245
Phone: 706-565-1219


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Candidate, Ph.D. in English/Creative Writing, Poetry, Georgia State University
MFA, Creative Writing Queens University of Charlotte
MA, English Auburn University, Montgomery
BA, English Auburn University

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Carey Scott Wilkerson graduated with Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from Queens University of Charlotte and is a PhD candidate in Creative Writing at Georgia State University. He has taught at Columbus State University since 2009. He has published two books of poetry, edited an anthology of Georgia poetry, and has published four plays. His work for the stage has been produced in New York, Atlanta, and Los Angeles.

Professional Membership
Dramatists Guild of America
Sigma Tau Delta
Chattahoochee Valley Writers’ Conference, Contest Chairman

Faculty Advisor for Arden, Columbus State University’s literary journal
Faculty Advisor/Second Reader for Cailee Davis’s Honors Thesis, Laurent
Binet’s HHhH: Historiographic Metafiction in Contemporary French Literature about World War II
Faculty Advisor for the Columbus State University Anti-Bullying Society,
Kanisha Hicks, Pres.

Faculty Mentor for dual-enrolled Columbus High School-CSU student Hayley
Maine as she writes her senior project, Reincarnate, a fantasy/young-adult novel