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Name: Chris Green
Title: Associate Professor
Office: English/COLA
Phone: 304-696-6269
Expert: Appalachia, West Virginia, Kentucky, Appalachian Literature, Multicultural Poetry

Creative Works:
 *Coal: A Poetry Anthology*. Ashland, KY: Blair Mountain Press, 2006. 
 *Rushlight: Poems*. Huron, OH: Bottom Dog Press, 2010. 

Research Based:
Book, Co-Editor:
Radicalism in the South Since Reconstruction. New York: Palgrave-Macmillan, 2006.
*Social Life of Poetry: Appalachia, Race, and Radical Modernism*. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009. Winner of the 2009 Weatherford Award for best non-fiction book about Appalachia.

Professional/Community Based Service:
Board Member of Jesse Stuart Foundation:
Board member for Jesse Stuart Foundation.
Center for the Study of Gender and Ethnicity in Appalachia
Program Chair:
Appalachain Studies Conference for 2008.

Weatherford Award for Best Nonfiction Book on Appalachia
Awarded for *The Social Life of Poetry*. "Berea College and the Appalachian Studies Association annually present the Weatherford Award to the authors of one non-fiction work and one fiction work which in its year best illuminates the challenges, personalities, and unique qualities of the Appalachian South."

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