Rusty W. Spell


Rusty W. Spell received his PhD in English with an emphasis in Creative Writing (Fiction) at the University of Southern Mississippi in the Center for Writers under Frederick Barthelme, Mary Robison, and Steven Barthelme. While at USM, he taught writing (creative and otherwise) and literature and helped to edit Emerging Voices Online and Product. He now teaches writing and literature at the University of Texas Pan American. His two short story collections are titled Nothing But Gas and Boys and Girls in the Modern World. His short fiction has been published in The Mid-American Review, The Mississippi Review, The Georgetown Review, Nightsun, Pindeldyboz, and others. Dr. Spell also edits and writes for the online magazine We Like Media.

Books for Sale:

Boys and Girls in the Modern World (2002)

Nothing But Gas (1999)

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