Student Publications




Neil Aitken
(2015, Hyacinth Girl Press)

Neil Aitken
The Lost Country of Sight
Winner of the Philip Levine Prize
(2008, Anhinga Press)


Catherine Theis
The Fraud of Good Sleep
(2011, Salt)

Diana Arterian
Death Centos
(2013, Ugly Duckling Presse)

Ryan McIlvain
(2012, Hogarth)

Dexter L. Booth
Scratching the Ghost
(2013, Graywolf Press)

Robin Coste Lewis
Voyage of the Sable Venus
(2015, Knopf)

Marci Vogel
(2012, Finishing Line Press)


Leah Bailly
Restless City
(2009, Stephens Press LLC)

Todd Fredson
The Crucifix-Blocks
(2012, Tebot Bach)

Edward Gauvin (trans.)
The Conductor and Other Tales, by Jean Ferry
(2013, Wakefield)

Edward Gauvin (trans.)
A Life on Paper: Stories,
by Georges-Olivier Chateaureynaud

(2010, Small Beer Press)

Vanessa Carlisle
A Crack in Everything
(2010, iUniverse)

Vanessa Carlisle
I Was My Mother's Bridesmaid
(1999, WildCat Canyon)

Sarah Vap
Winner of the National Poetry Series
(2015, Penguin)

Sarah Vap
End of the Sentimental Journey
(2013, Noemi Press)

Sarah Vap
Arco Iris
(2012, Saturnalia)

Sarah Vap
Faulkner's Rosary
(2010, Saturnalia)

Sarah Vap
Dummy Fire
(2007, Saturnalia)

Sarah Vap
American Spikenard
(2007, University of Iowa)

Stacy Gnall
Heart First into the Forest 
(2011, Alice James)


Tim Wirkus
City of Brick and Shadow
(2015, Tyrus)

Fox Frazier-Foley
Exodus in X Minor
(2015, Sundress)

Fox Frazier-Foley
The Hydromantic Histories
(2015, Bright Hill Press)

Nikki Darling
Pink Trumpet and Purple Prose
(2014, Econo Textual Objects)

  • Janalynn Bliss, Creative Writing Graduate Coordinator
  • University of Southern California
  • Department of English
  • 3501 Trousdale Parkway, THH 431
  • Los Angeles, CA 90089-0354