Books by Our Students & Graduates

Todd Edmondson (PhD, 2011)

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Priest, Prophet, Pilgrim: Types and Distortions of Spiritual Vocation in the Fiction of Wendell Berry and Cormac McCarthy
(Pickwick, 2014)



Sarah Ivens (PhD, 2018)

The Zen Mama: Your Guilt-Free Guide to Raising Brave, Kind Children
(Piatkus, 2021)

Get Real: Embrace Your Strengths, Accept Your Limits, and Create an Authentically Happier, Healthier You
(Post Hill Press, 2021)

Forest Therapy: Seasonal Ways to Embrace Nature for a Happier You
(Da Capo Press, 2018)

Erin McCoy (PhD, 2013)

A War Tour of Viet Nam: A Cultural History
(McFarland Books, 2021)



Adam Noland (PhD, 2015)

Hermeneutic Ontology in Gadamer and Woolf: The Being of Art and the Art of Being
(Routledge, 2020)



David E. Orberson (PhD, 2017)

Thomas Merton—Evil and Why We Suffer: From Purified Soul Theodicy to Zen
(Cascade Books, 2018)



Derek Penwell (PhD, 2010)


Outlandish: An Unlikely Messiah, a Messy Ministry, and the Call to Mobilize
(Chalice Press, 2019)


The Mainliner’s Survival Guide to the Post-Denominational World
(Chalice Press, 2014)


Robert Eric Shoemaker (PhD candidate)

Ca’ Venezia
(Partial Press, 2021)



Amy Tudor (PhD, 2010)

A Book of Birds
(Briery Creek Press, 2008)



Julie Marie Wade (PhD, 2012)

(The Word Works, 2021)

Just an Ordinary Woman Breathing (21st Century Essays)
(Mad Creek Books, Ohio State University Press, 2020)

The Unrhymables: Collaborations in Prose (with Denise Duhamel)
(Noctuary Press, 2019)

Same-Sexy Marriage
(A Midsummer Night's Press, 2018)

(Red Hen Press, 2016)

Catechism: A Love Story
(Noctuary Press, 2016)

When I Was Straight
(A Midsummer Night's Press, 2014)

Tremolo: An Essay (Bloom Chapbook)
(Bloom Books, 2013)

Postage Due (Marie Alexander Poetry Series)
(White Pine Press, 2013)

Small Fires: Essays (Sarabande Series in Kentucky Literature)
(Sarabande Books, 2011)

Wishbone: A Memoir in Fractures
(Colgate University Press, 2010; Bywater Books, 2014)

Without (New Women's Voices Series 79)
(Finishing Line Press, 2010)

Michael Williams (PhD, 2010)

Tattered Men (City Quartet)
(Seventh Star Press, 2019)

Trajan’s Arch (City Quartet)
(2010; 2nd ed., Seventh Star Press, 2019)

Vine: An Urban Legend (City Quartet)
(2012; 2nd ed., Seventh Star Press, 2018)

Dominics Ghosts (City Quartet)
(Seventh Star Press, 2018)



Nadeem Zaman (PhD, 2017)

Up in the Main House & Other Stories
(Unnamed Press, 2019)

In the Time of the Others
(Pan Macmillan India, 2018)