Michael McFee


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McFee—a 1976 graduate of the program—has written eleven books of poems (most recently We Were Once Here) and edited two anthologies of contemporary North Carolina literature, including The Language They Speak Is Things to Eat: Poems by Fifteen Contemporary North Carolina Poets.

Teaching Awards

Women's Leadership Council Faculty Mentoring Award, 2010
Students’ Undergraduate Teaching Award, 2004
Bowman and Gordon Gray Distinguished Term Professorship, 2000-05
James M. Johnston Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, 1998
Chapman Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1995
Students’ Undergraduate Teaching Award, 1994


M.A., UNC Chapel Hill, 1978
B.A., UNC Chapel Hill, 1976 


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Research Groups and Interests

Creative Writing